Planning & Zoning Commission

Members


  • Ransom Ellis, Chairman
    Appointed June 9, 2014
    Phone: 417-732-6971
  • Garry Wilson, Council Liaison
    Appointed June 13, 2016
    Phone: 417-732-2827
  • Alan Dixon
    Appointed July 4, 2014
    Phone: 417-732-6523
  • George North
    Appointed June 13, 2016
    Phone: 417-732-2354
  • Jeff Roessler
    Appointed June 9, 2014
    Phone: 417-832-8227
  • Ken Sawyer
    Appointed June 9, 2014
    Phone: 417-865-4307
  • Brian Vanderschaaf
    Appointed July 13, 2015
    Phone: 417-732-2199

About the Commission


The Planning and Zoning Commission consists of seven citizens appointed by the Mayor with the majority approval of the City Council. All members of the Commission shall be residents of the City, and membership of the Commission shall consist of at least one representative from each Ward within the City. Members of the Commission shall serve a four-year term.

The Planning and Zoning Commission meets the third Monday of every month to review and make recommendations to the City Council for approval or denial of Rezoning cases, Preliminary Plats, Special Use Permits, and Amendments to the Zoning Regulations and the Subdivision Regulations. The Commission's primary responsibility is to create, adopt and amend a Comprehensive Plan to guide the development of the City.