The Clatsop County Planning Commission is the county's committee for citizen involvement under Oregon Statewide Planning Goals. The planning commission makes recommendations to the board of county commissioners on the county's comprehensive plan and its implementing ordinances. The planning commission also makes land-use decisions on variances, conditional uses and subdivisions.
Membership on the planning commission is governed by these bylaws.
Appointment and removal of planning commission members by the board of county commissioners is spelled out in Ordinance 01-10.
Our Current Planning Commissioners are as follows:
Name/Area Represented/Term Expiration Date
Bruce Francis, Chairperson, Area 2, June 30, 2015
Robert Stricklin, Vice-Chairperson, Area 2, June 30, 2015
Kay Foetisch-Robb, City of Seaside, June 30, 2016
Michael Tiedeman, Area 1, June 30, 2016
Frank Buzzetti, Area 3, June 30, 2018
Jan Mitchell, City of Astoria, June 30, 2018
Lianne Thompson, Area 6, June 30, 2018
Planning Commission meeting schedule and agendas