Boards & Committees


Planning & Zoning Commission

Link: Development Services

Term of Office: Two Years
Meeting Schedule: Monthly, 1st Monday, 5:15 p.m.
Staff Liaison: Erik Smith/Kim Hodde

Position

Commission Members

Term Expires December 31

1 Charlie Pyle 2017
2 Walt Schoenvogel 2018
3 Nancy Low 2017
4 Leroy Jefferson 2018
5 Deanna Alfred 2017
6 Calvin Kossie 2018
7 Lynnette Sheffield 2018

The Planning & Zoning Commission (P&Z) fulfills those planning and zoning responsibilities delegated to it by the City Council.

Seven (7) members are appointed by the City Council to serve three-year staggered terms. The City Manager appoints a staff member to provide support to the Board; to appear on behalf of City Council at all public hearings; to establish administrative procedures; and maintain all records of the Board.

As provided by the laws of the State of Texas and ordinances of the City of Brenham, the P&Z: approves or disapproves land subdivision plat or re-plats; vacates plats or re-plats; holds public hearings and makes recommendations to the City Council relative to creation, amendment and implementation of zoning regulations, use classifications and districts; recommends to the City Council plans, programs, policies related to future growth and development of the city; and performs other duties and responsibilities as may be referred to the P&Z by the City Council.