City seeking planning commissioners
The City of Paso Robles is now accepting applications for appointment to the Planning Commission. Appointments will be for 3-year terms expiring December 31, 2015. Commissioners can expect to dedicate 15 – 20 hours each month to meetings, subcommittee meetings and meeting preparation.
The Planning Commission consists of seven members and they shall be either qualified electors or have a vested interest in the City. The Commission meets the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month at 7:30 p.m. in the City Hall Conference Center. Subcommittee meetings are scheduled at the convenience of the Commission members.
The Planning Commission prepares and recommends City Council consideration of general and specific plans, including formulation of policies for development and land uses. The Commission also performs duties related to the review and approval/denial of development applications.
Applicants are advised that all Commissioners are required to file annual Statements of Economic Interests (financial disclosure statements) and, under certain circumstances, there are restrictions on the actions of Planning Commissioners.
Applications may be obtained at City Hall, 1000 Spring Street or downloaded from the City web site at www.prcity.com.
Deadline for submitting applications is 5:00 p.m. on Friday, November 30, 2012. To be considered for appointment, your application must be received by the deadline date. For more information, please contact Ed Gallagher, Director of Community Development at 237-3970 or via email at email@example.com or the Deputy City Clerk at 237- 3960.