About the Planning Commission
The Lake Forest Park Planning Commission provides recommendations to the Mayor and City Council for changes and updates to the Comprehensive Plan, zoning code, and land use policies. As citizen representatives, commissioners recommend programs and policies according to the needs and values of the community. The Planning Commission is the only commission required by law, and receives authority by state statute and city ordinance.
All meetings are open to the public.
- Regular Meetings: Second Tuesday of the month at 7pm
- City Hall, 17425 Ballinger Way NE (typically in the Forest Room, but room may vary)
City Council Liaison:
- Stephen Bennett, Planning Director
- Ande Flower, Principal Planner
How to Join
Commissioners are appointed by the Mayor. Members of the Planning Commission serve for three years. If you are interested in serving on the commission, please contact the Mayor at City Hall, 206-368-5440. For more information about the Planning Commission, contact Stephen Bennett, Planning Director at 206-957-2812.
2014 Annual Report
2014 Planning Commission Annual Report
2013 Annual Report
2012 Annual Report
2012 Planning Commission Annual Report
2011 Annual Report
2010 Annual Report