Planning Commission

Term Expires
Plans & Policies Committee Development Review Committee
Mandel Samuels Chair 10-23-2023  

Rachel Crawford Vice Chair 10-23-2021  

John Schmelzle Secretary 9-23-2023

Derek Burnett Member 12-31-2027    
Kevin Jensen Member 9-23-2021    
Mark Myers Member 9-23-2023    
Jorge Andrade Member 12-31-2027    
Eriks Zvers Member 9-23-2019 or until replaced    
Steve Lane Member 12-31-2021    


  • 1st and 3rd Tuesday of each month
  • 5:00 p.m. regular session
  • Council Chambers at City Hall (301 W. Chestnut) 
  • The Development Review and Plans & Policies Committees meet between 4 and 5 p.m. depending on the agenda in the Community Room prior to the regular session


  • Created by Ordinance #345
  • 9 members
  • 6-year terms
  • Appointed by Mayor, confirmed by City Council