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Posted on: October 17, 2017

Citizens Urged to Apply for Open Planning Commission Seats

Citizens interested in taking on an important role in local government have the opportunity to apply for two vacant positions on the City of Montrose Planning Commission, as well as two openings for alternates.

The Planning Commission reviews planning, zoning, subdivision, land use, and development requests and makes recommendations to City Council; promotes public interest and education in land use and development matters; and participates in the process for updating the city’s Comprehensive Plan.

Planning Commission meetings are held on the second and fourth Wednesdays of each month beginning at 5 p.m. in the City Council Chambers.

To be eligible to serve on the Planning Commission, citizens must reside within the city limits and be eligible to register to vote.  Commissioners are appointed for four-year terms.

Residents interested in applying are invited to submit an application and letter of interest to the City Clerk. Applications are available at City Hall (433 S. First Street) or via the link shown below.

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