Lane County Planning Commission


Recommends land use adoptions and ordinances, deals with zoning and other land use matters.


As needed, but usually the first and third Tuesday evening of every month.


9 residents of Lane County; at least 2 inside cities and at least 3 outside cities; at least 1 from the coastal area of the County.

Chair: Jeffery Choate; Vice-Chair: Stephen Snider; Stephen DignamBruce Hadley; Jonnie Peacock; Christian Wihtol; Markus Lay; Michelle Hankes; Eliza Kashinsky

Planning Commission Roster


4 years.


Land Use Planning & Zoning (Land Management)


For Further Information: Contact Amber Bell, 541-682-8517.  Click here for Committee Vacancy Notices

Note: You may submit an application at any time. Applications are kept for 12 months from the date the application is received and will be considered should a vacancy occur within that time frame. Application forms are also available in the Board of Commissioners office, Public Service Building, 125 E. 8th Avenue, Eugene.

The Planning Commission is a Mandated Committee. Mandated Committees are an advisory body to the Board of Commissioners, appointed by the Board. the existence charge and sometimes the composition of the committee is controlled by the enabling legislation. (Lane Manual 3.505). Applicants may be asked to undergo an interview.