The Planning Commission has all the powers and duties defined or granted in state statue and City Code relating to planning, zoning and subdivision regulation and acts in an advisory capacity to the City Council in all of such areas. The mission of the City of Jordan Planning Commission is to proactively guide the growth of Jordan while preserving its natural and historic assets.

The 2021 Planning Commission Strategic Plan can be viewed here. 

Meetings

Meetings occur on the 2nd Tuesday of each month at 6:30 pm in the Council Chambers located at 116 First Street East. Meeting dates for 2021 are listed below:

  • January 11
  • February 8
  • March 8
  • April 12
  • May 10
  • June 14
  • July 12
  • August 10 (Due to primary elections)
  • September 13
  • October 11
  • November 9 (Due to election day)
  • December 13

Meeting minutes are archived here. 

Meeting agendas are available here on the Friday preceding the meeting until the evening of the meeting, at which point they are archived above.

Members

There are seven members of the Planning Commission. Commissioners serve three (3) year terms, with no term limits, and ex-officio members are appointed annually by the Mayor.

  • Tom Sand, Chair
    • Current term ends December 31, 2024
  • Jeff Will, Vice Chair
    • Current term ends December 31, 2023
  • Bob Bergquist, Commissioner
    • Current term ends December 31, 2024
  • Brenda Lieske, Commissioner
    • Current term ends December 31, 2023
  • Jane Bohlman, Commissioner
    • Current term ends December 31, 2022
  • Scott Penney, Ex-officio member
    • Current appointment ends December 31, 2023
  • Bill Heimkes, Ex-officio member
    • Current appointment ends December 31, 2023

*If you are interested in applying to be a member of the City of Jordan Planning Commission, complete the citizen committee application and submit it to the city offices at 210 East First Street or via email. Please contact the planning department at 952-492-2535 with any questions.

Staff Liaisons

Barrett Voigt, Planner/Economic Development Specialist (952) 492-7929

Planning Commission Application Deadlines

Application Deadline Planning Commission Meeting Date
11-19-2021 12-14-2021
12-17-2021 1-11-2022
1-14-2022 2-08-2022
2-11-2022 3-08-2022
3-18-2022 4-12-2022
4-15-2022 5-10-2022
5-20-2022 6-14-2022
6-17-2022 7-12-2022
7-15-2022 8-09-2022
8-19-2022 9-13-2022
9-16-2022 10-11-2022
10-14-2022 11-08-2022
11-18-2022 12-13-2022
11-18-2022 12-13-2022