Planning Commission

About the Planning Commission

The Planning Commission is a 21-member advisory body made up of citizen volunteers appointed by the Mayor and approved by the City Council. The Commission and its sub-committees (Zoning CommitteeComprehensive Planning CommitteeTransportation Committee and Neighborhood Planning Committee) take on municipal planning issues as required by law. It reviews and makes recommendations on comprehensive planning and zoning issues, studies, and amendments.  The Planning Commission also holds public hearings where members of the public can be heard.



  • Aquanetta Anderson
  • Anne DeJoy (Neighborhood Planning Committee Chair)
  • ​Daniel Edgerton
  • Kris Fredson
  • Gene Gelgelu (Communications Committee Chair)
  • Taqee Khaled 
  • William Lindeke (Transportation Committee Chair)
  • Kyle Makarios (Second Vice-Chair & Zoning Committee Chair)
  • Melanie McMahon (Secretary)
  • Kathy Mouacheupao
  • Christopher Ochs
  • Trevor Oliver 
  • Adrian Perryman
  • John Reich
  • Betsy Reveal (Chair)
  • Emily Shively
  • ​Tats Tanaka
  • Terri Thao (First Vice-Chair & Comprehensive Planning Chair)
  • Wendy Underwood
  • Lue Vang

Please click here for contact information and biographies for the Planning Commissioners.

Annual Reports


Planning Commission meetings are held at 8:30 a.m. every other Friday in the City Hall basement, rooms 40A and B.

2017 Planning Commission and Zoning Committee meeting schedule

Date Agenda Action Minutes Approved Minutes & Public Hearing Comments Packets Planning Commission Retreat
01/13/17 MEETING CANCELED        
01/27/17 Agenda Action Minutes 01/27/17   01/27/17 
PED's 2016-2018 Economic Development Strategy Presentation
02/10/17 Agenda Action Minutes 02/10/17 Approved Minutes 02/10/17
8-80 Conclusion 
St.Paul Bike Plan presentation
Update St. Paul Bike Plan 
Planning Director's Report on 2016 Achievements and 2017 Projects
02/24/17 Agenda     02/24/17
Alternative Financial Estab. Zoning Study

2016 Planning Commission Meetings
2015 Planning Commission Meetings
2014 Planning Commission Meetings