Nevada City, CA
Planning Commission
The Planning Commission is a citizen group appointed by the City Council. They are tasked with taking action on discretionary land use proposals and architectural review applications. They also make recommendations on land use policy changes and on design and land use aspects of City projects.


Planning Commission meetings are held the 3rd Thursday of each month starting at 1:30 PM in the City Council Chambers at City Hall, 317 Broad St. in Nevada City.

Agendas are posted outside City Hall, 72 hours before the scheduled meeting. Agendas and Minutes will also be posted on the agendas and minutes page along with videos of each meeting. Commissioners do not have offices in City Hall, but if you would like to communicate with them, pleaes leave messages for them at City Hall.


 Member Term Expires
Dan Thiem, Chair , 530 265-9900  
           July 2018
Stuart Lauters, Vice Chair           July 2018
Jason Rainey, Commissioner           July 2019
Josie Andrews, Commissioner           July 2019
Steffen Hawkins-Snell, Commissioner           July 2019
      Thursday, January 18, 2018
      1:30 PM
      Thursday, February 15, 2018
      1:30 PM
      Thursday, March 15, 2018
      1:30 PM
      City Hall | 317 Broad Street Nevada City, CA 95959  |  Phone: (530) 265-2496  |  Fax: (530) 265-0187
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