Planning Commission

The Planning Commission reviews the development and beautification of the City in respect to its private buildings, streets, and vacant lots; recommends to the City Council that proposed plans are consistent with the future growth and development of the City in order to secure its inhabitants, through adequate sanitation services and public infrastructure. The Planning Commission is also responsible for directing future growth in the City and implementing the City’s General Plan.

Commissioner Appointment Date Term Expiration
Norman Garden June 5, 2018 May 30, 2020
Thomas Klawiter June 5, 2018 May 30, 2020
Jingbo Lou June 5, 2018 May 30, 2020
Anagh Mamdapurkar May 7, 2019 May 30, 2021
Jerry Schwartz May 7, 2019 May 30, 2021


Once a month on the second Monday of each month at 6:30 p.m. at the City Hall Council Chamber.

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. 
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Minutes are also available following approval. 
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Commission Facts

  • Commissioners are appointed by the City Council when vacancies occur or a term expires. 
  • The people who serve on the Commissions are volunteers, therefore there is no compensation for commissioners.
  • Elected officials cannot serve on any commission.
  • Must be residents and registered voters of the City during their respective terms.
  • Commissioners are required to complete Ethics Training pursuant to California Assembly Bill 1234 every 2 years.
  • Commissioners are required to file a Statement of Economic Interests Form 700 each year.