Planning Commission


Responsible for researching, reviewing and making recommendations on issues related to land use and development in the City.

Typical issues include review of development projects, land use regulations and long range comprehensive planning.

Qualifications for Appointment

Burnsville resident, age 18 and over.

Term Length

Three years (may serve two terms)

Number of Members

  • Five regular members
  • One alternate member

Meeting Schedule

  • Dates – Second and Fourth Monday of each month
  • Time – 6:30 p.m.
  • Place – Council Chambers
  • Estimated Length – 2 to 4 Hours

Meeting Preparation Responsibilities

Read background reports and visit development sites

Reference Material

Additional Information