Planning Commission


  • 7:00 pm
  • First Thursday of each month
  • Council Chambers
    City Hall
    70 Maple St.
    Manistee, MI

All meetings and work sessions are subject to the Open Meetings Act and the public is invited to attend.

Any questions or comments for the Planning Commission should be directed to the Planning & Zoning Department through the Staff Liaison, Theresa Waldo.


  • Pamela Weiner
  • Marlene McBride
  • Robert Slawinski
  • Shelly Memberto
  • Michael Szymanski
  • Mark Wittlieff
  • Roger Yoder

Planning Commission Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available the Friday before the scheduled meeting.

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Minutes are available following approval.

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The Planning Commission was established under Chapter 250 of the Codified Ordinances and Chapter 1220 of the Codified OrdinancesChapter 1222 of the Codified Ordinances addresses the adoption of the Master Plan. The Planning Commission prepares and adopt physical plans for the City and reviews development proposals, both private and public as set forth in the Michigan Zoning Enabling Act, MCL 125.3101 et seq. and the Michigan Planning Enabling Act, MCL 125.3801 et seq. and acts in an advisory capacity for matters referred by the City Council. 

Planning Commission By Laws

All requests for the Planning Commission are process through the Planning and Zoning Department located on the second floor of City Hall. 

Applications and Useful Documents