Lane County Planning Commission

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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.

Wayne Lemler, Chair; Stephen Dignam, Vice-Chair; Randy Hledik,  Charlcie Kaylor; Gary Rose;  Dwight Coon;  Betsy Schultz; Kathy Smith;  Christian Wihtol

Planning Commission Roster


4 years.


Land Use Planning & Zoning (Land Management)


No, but there will be 1  vacancy in August 2021 and 3 in October 2021. Applications are currently being accepted and considered for these upcoming vacancies.

Download & Print Application Form

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.