Planning Commission

PURPOSE: To make recommendations to the City Council regarding rezoning requests, zoning ordinance text amendments, easement / right of way vacations, and subdivision approvals; reviews and approves site plans for new developments; responsible for creating and maintaining the City's Master Plan for future land use.

CREATION / AUTHORIZATION:

COMPOSITION:

  • 6 members 
    • 3 ex-officio members with vote
TERM: 3 years

MEETINGS:

  • Third Tuesday of each January, April, August & November
  • 5:30pm at City Hall
CURRENT ROSTER:
Name Term Expires Position
Michael Higgins 08-10-17 Member-at-Large 
Andy (Dean) Wakeland  08-10-17 Member-at-Large 
Carole Corbett 08-10-18 Member-at-Large
Cindy Holder 08-10-18    Member-at-Large - (ZBA Rep)  
Michael G. Kapolka 08-10-19 Member-at-Large
Bruce Conn 08-10-19 Member-at-Large

Ex-Officio Members With Vote
 
   
Brian Hartwell 11-13-17 Mayor
Mark Bliss 11-13-17  Council Representative
Benjamin Myers 11-13-17 City Manager

QUALIFICATIONS: Members-at-Large must be Madison Heights residents.

CONTACT:  City Clerk's Office at (248) 583-0826

AGENDA:  Click Here for Meeting Calendar

ARCHIVED MINUTESClick Here (PDF)

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

The mission of the Planning Commission involves the preparation of a Master Land Use Plan for the physical development of the City.

The Planning Commission reviews also reviews and approves site plans and subdivision plats of land for conformity with adopted City ordinances.  The Commission also provides recommendations to the City Council on amendments to the Zoning and Subdivision Regulation Ordinances and petitions for public right-of-way and easement vacations.

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