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Posted on: May 5, 2022

Planning Commission Seeks New Members to Fill TWO Vacancies

The Jefferson County Planning Commission is looking for two new volunteer Commissioners to fill expiring terms.

The four-year positions represent Districts 2 and 3 with terms beginning July 1, 2022.

Meetings are typically held the first and third Wednesdays of each month at 5:30 p.m. Planning Commission members receive an attendance stipend of $50 per regular meeting.

The Planning Commission assists the Department of Community Development and cooperatively prepares recommendations to the Board of County Commissioners. Commissioner duties include reviewing the Comprehensive Plan and other documents; reviewing county development regulations; reviewing geographic subareas and recommending priorities; serving as a resource for coordination among boards, committees and commissions; and holding public hearings. Commissioners do not review specific project permits.

For more information and to apply, submit a Volunteer Application Form online:,

or email a copy of the online form to: Each position is open until filled.

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