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200 S. Spruce Street
Grand Junction, CO 81501

Mailing Address
Department 5022
P.O. Box 20,000
Grand Junction, CO 81502-5001

(970) 244-1636

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Planning Commission

The Planning Commission is responsible for:

  • Adopting the Master Plan and Master Plan Amendments.
  • Reviewing and making a recommendation to the Board of County Commissioners regarding Land Development Code Amendments, Major Subdivisions, Planned Unit Developments, Conditional Use Permits, and Rezones.
  • Applications will be accepted until all vacancies are filled.


The Planning Commission is governed by the Mesa County Planning Commission Bylaws

Members of the Planning Commission:

William (Chip) Page, Chair Term expires: August 26, 2022
Dean Harris, Vice Chair Term expires: August 26, 2022
Steve Damm
Term expires: March 15, 2024
Lawrence (Larry) Anna  Term expires: May 6, 2022
Robert (Bob) Witham
Term expires: August 5, 2022
Sean Norris
Term expires: August 26, 2022
Edward (Ed) Krey     
Term expires: November 4, 2022
Dennis Clark, 1st Alternate  Term expires: August 31, 2023
Vacant, 2nd Alternate
 
Vacant, 3rd Alternate
 

Clerk to the Planning Commission: Rose Tafoya, email: Rose.Tafoya@mesacounty.us   
 
 
Hearing Information
 
Notice of upcoming Planning Commission Public Hearing:
 
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARINGS BEFORETHE MESA COUNTY PLANNING COMMISSION &THE MESA COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERSThe following Land Use Items are scheduled for consideration:
2020-0079 CUP RIVER HOUSE CAMPGROUND CONDITIONAL USE PERMITProperty Owner: Claude AdamsRepresentative: Vortex Engineering, Inc.Location: 3447 Grand Valley Canal Road, Clifton, CO  81520, approximately one-half mile east of 34 RdParcel #: 2941-072-00-152Zoning: Agricultural, Forestry, Transitional (AFT)Planner: Britt Dveris, (970) 255-7191, britt.dveris@mesacounty.usRequest: To establish and operate a commercial, privately owned campground on a 7.4-acre parcel situated on the north bank of the Colorado River between the community of Clifton and the town of Palisade. The review of this application has restarted due to a revised site plan.
2020-0168 RZ APEIRON REZONEProperty Owner: Daniel HuffmanRepresentative: Caroline MorrisonLocation: 681 33 Road, Clifton, CO  81520, approximately 900 feet south of G RdParcel #: 2943-021-00-037Zoning: Agricultural, Forestry, Transitional (AFT)Planner: Britt Dveris, (970) 255-7191, britt.dveris@mesacounty.usRequest: To rezone approximately 15.52 acres of property from Agricultural, Forestry, Transitional (AFT) to Limited Industrial (I-1) for the purpose of developing an industrial park.
 
01-21-21 Mesa County Planning Commission Virtual Hearing begins at 6:00 p.m.  Meeting ID: meet.google.com/jjt-ywvr-ter   Phone: ( US) +1 304-691-0192 (This is not toll free) Pin: 401 274 988#
 
02-16-21 Board of County Commissioners Hearing begins at 9:00 a.m. Mesa County Courthouse, Public Hearing Room, 544 Rood Avenue, 2nd Floor, Grand Junction.

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