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Planning Commissioner Needed
Posted Date: 11/21/2013
The Town Council is seeking an individual to serve on the Town's Planning Commission through January 2016. The Planning Commission consists of five members appointed by the Town Council and meetings are held on the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays of the month.

The Planning Commission’s role is to oversee the Town’s General Plan together with the regulations and policies for implementing the General Plan, and to supervise land use in the Town. The commission is charged with the review and approval of conditional use permit applications, subdivisions, variances and larger site development permits pursuant to the provisions of the zoning and site development ordinances. The Planning Commission also reviews appeals of ASCC and administrative staff decisions and provides recommendations to the Town Council on legislative actions such as amendments to the Zoning Code and the General Plan.

Please submit a letter of interest to the Town Council by 5pm on Wednesday, December 11, 2013 if you are interested in serving on the Planning Commission. The Town Council will conduct interviews for the position at its regularly scheduled meeting on January 8, 2014. If you have any questions or would like more information, please contact Karen Kristiansson, Deputy Town Planner, by email at kkristiansson@portolavalley.net or by phone at 650-851-1700 x212.