The Planning Commission engages in a continuing planning program for the physical, social, and economic well-being of the City. Appointed by the Mayor and City Council to serve four-year terms, the Planning Commission is responsible for promoting municipal planning, which includes the adoption of a comprehensive plan. The Planning Commission also has the authority to initiate changes to the Zoning Ordinance and Land Development Regulations, maintains the City’s future land use map, and reviews the City’s capital improvement program. In addition, the commission administers the land development regulations and approves preliminary and final plats for major subdivisions of property. Contact the Planning Commission by calling Aaron Rucker, Principal Planner, at 843-280-5670.