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Planning Commission

The City of Harbor Springs Planning Commission is responsible for the management of land use and regulation of building and development in the City.  Meetings are held at 5:30 pm on the third Thursday of each month and may be cancelled if there is no actionable item.  Meeting agendas and/or cancellations are posted on the City’s website and at City Hall.

Members of the Planning Commission are appointed by the Mayor, confirmed by a majority vote of City Council, and serve four-year terms.  Anyone interested in serving on the Commission is encouraged to contact the City Manager, a Member of City Council, or submit their interest in writing to:  City of Harbor Springs, Attention City Council, 160 Zoll Street, Harbor Springs, MI 49740. 

 
Planning Commission Members

Jeanne Benjamin, Appointed Member (term expires Jan. 2021)

Andrew Bowman, Appointed Member, Co-Chair (term expires Mar. 2020)

John L. Cupps, Ex-Officio Member, City Council Designee (term expires Nov. 2019)

Jack Deegan, Appointed Member (term expires Jan. 2019)

Jeffrey Ford, Appointed Member (term expires Jan. 2019)

Lee Kramer, Appointed Member (term expires May 2021)

Sara Smith, Appointed Member, Chairman (term expires Feb. 2021)

Carrie Wiggins, Appointed Member (term expires Mar. 2021)

Mark Buday, Appointed Member (term expires Mar. 2020)

 

Planning Commission Administration Victor Sinadinoski, City Manager

Larry Nix, City Planner

Jeff Grimm, Planning & Zoning Administrator

 

Application Deadlines and Meeting Dates

                                                                                                                                                  SLU, Zoning Change

                                                                           Site Plan Application                                Lot Split Application

         Meeting Date                                       Deadline, 12:00 noon                                 Deadline, 12:00 noon

Thursday, January 17, 2019                         Monday, January 7, 2019                          Wednesday, December 26, 2018

Thursday, February 21, 2019                      Monday, February 11, 2019                         Wednesday, January 30, 2019

Thursday, March 21, 2019                           Monday, March 11, 2019                              Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Thursday, April 18, 2019                             Monday, April 8, 2019                                  Wednesday, March 27, 2019

Thursday, May 16, 2019                              Monday, May 6, 2019                                    Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Thursday, June 20, 2019                             Monday, June 10, 2019                                 Wednesday, May 29, 2019

Thursday, July 18, 2019                               Monday, July 8, 2019                                    Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Thursday, August 15, 2019                          Monday, August 5, 2019                               Wednesday, July 24, 2019

Thursday, September 19, 2019                  Monday, September 9, 2019                       Wednesday, August 28, 2019

Thursday, October 17, 2019                       Monday, October 7, 2019                         Wednesday, September 25, 2019

Thursday, November 21, 2019                  Monday, November 11, 2019                      Wednesday, October 30, 2019

Thursday, December 19, 2019                  Monday, December 9, 2019                      Wednesday, November 27, 2019

Thursday, January 16, 2020                     Monday, January 6, 2020                         Wednesday, December 25, 2019

*if a deadline falls on an observed holiday the deadline will be the day before that holiday.