Planning Commission

Meetings


  • 5:30 p.m.
  • 3rd Tuesday of each January, April, August and November
  • City Hall
    300 West Thirteen Mile Road
    Madison Heights, MI 48071

Agendas & Minutes


Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
View Most Recent Agendas and Minutes (PDF)

Current Roster

Name Term Expires Position
Michael Higgins 08-10-17 Member-at-Large
Cindy Holder 08-10-18 Member-at-Large (ZBA Representative)
Carole Corbett 08-10-18 Member-at-Large
Michael Kapolka 08-10-19 Member-at-Large (Secretary)
Bruce Conn 08-10-19 Member-at-Large
Andy Wakeland 08-10-20 Member-at-Large (Chairman)
Ex-Officio Member with Vote    
Brian Hartwell 11-13-17 Mayor
Mark Bliss 11-13-17 Council Representative
Benjamin Myers 11-13-17 City Mananger

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


  • 3 ex-officio members with vote
  • 6 members

Term


3 years

Qualifications


Members-at-Large must be Madison Heights residents.

Contact


City Clerk's Office at 248-583-0826.

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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