The purpose of the Planning Commission is to serve in an advisory capacity to the Board of Supervisors by preparing and recommending plans, ordinances, capital improvements programs, and other documents to the Board of Supervisors for consideration. View the Planning Commission By-Laws.
Regular Meetings are held to review and conduct public hearings on current development applications. All regular meetings include a period for general public comment and are held in the Circuit Courtroom of the Cumberland Courthouse unless otherwise posted.
Workshop Meetings are held to focus on long-range and comprehensive planning matters. If there are no items for the agenda for any workshop, it may be canceled with prior notification. Workshops are open to the public, but there is no general public comment period unless noted. Workshop meetings will be held in the Board meeting room in the basement of the Administration building unless otherwise posted.