The Planning and Zoning Commission consists of 7 members. Each is appointed with terms beginning January 1; 3 members are appointed on even-numbered years and 4 members are appointed on the odd-numbered years. Under no provision shall a person serve over two consecutive terms or a fraction thereof.
The Planning and Zoning Commission's responsibilities are to accomplish the City planning and zoning functions to effect the orderly and desired growth, development and beautification of the City.
The commission shall formulate and recommend to the City Manager a comprehensive Master Plan and shall consult with other city departments regarding planning. The Commission shall recommend any proposed zoning changes to the City Council and shall act in an advisory capacity to the City Council on all matters affecting the development of the City.