- NEW! Comprehensive Plan Project
- Resolution to Comprehensive Plan
- SHAWNEE COUNTY BUILDING CODE
- PLANNING COMMISSION
The Shawnee County Planning Commission was created on October 6, 2003, with the passage of Home Rule Resolution No. 2003-14. The Commission held its first organizational meeting on October 22, 2003.
The Planning Commission meets the second Monday of every month, at 6 p.m. in the Shawnee County Annex, 1515 NW Saline Street, Topeka, Kansas. To find that and other information, read the current year’s Schedule of Processing. The Planning Commission conducts an informational meeting with staff at 5:00 pm prior to the 6:00 pm pubic hearing. The information meeting is held in the Planning Department and is open to the public.
As established by Home Rule Resolution, the primary functions of the Planning Commission include:
The Planning Commission consists of seven members who serve staggered terms of up to three years with each County Commissioner appointing two members and the seventh member appointed en bloc. The current membership of the Planning Commission is as follows: