Planning Commission

The five-member Planning Commission is appointed by the City Council to serve four-year terms. The members of the Commission shall be from among residents of the City of Sebastopol or shall be the owner of a business within the City of Sebastopol and a resident of one of the following school districts: Twin Hills, Sebastopol Union, and Gravenstein Union, and up to one person who is not in one of the above categories, but who is a resident of the area served by one of the following school districts: Twin Hills, Sebastopol Union, and Gravenstein Union, may also be appointed. Members shall be appointed by a majority of the members of the City Council.  A majority of the members the Planning Commission shall be residents from within the City limits at all times.  

The Commission is responsible for making recommendations to the City Council on the General Plan, Zoning Ordinance, Subdivision Ordinance, Cultural Heritage Ordinance, and other ordinances relating to land use, growth, and development review. The Commission also reviews various types of development applications such as Use Permits, Variances, and Subdivisions.

The Commission meets on second and fourth Tuesdays of each month at 6:00 p.m.

You can reach Planning Commission members through the City of Sebastopol Planning Department (707-823-6167) or the staff liaison (listed below).

Current Planning Commission Memebers

Kathy Oetinger

Term Expires 12/31/2024

Evert Fernandez

Chair
Term Expires 12/31/2028

Paul Fritz

Vice Chair
Term Expires 12/31/2024

Deborah Burnes

Term Expires 12/31/2024

Seth Hanley

Term Expires 12/31/2028

Kari Svanstrom

Staff Liaison & Planning Director
ksvanstrom@cityofsebastopol.org

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March 2024

Tuesday
March 26, 2024
6:00 pm

Planning Commission Meeting March 26, 2024

Sebastopol Youth Annex

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Planning Commission Meeting March 26, 2024

Add to Calendar March 26, 2024 6:00 pm March 26, 2024 9:00 pm America/Los_Angeles Planning Commission Meeting March 26, 2024 Hybrid Meeting In Person Location:  Sebastopol Youth Annex, 425 Morris Street, Sebastopol, CA  95472 Remote/Virtual Zoom Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/ Meeting ID: Passcode: One tap mobile +16699006833,,84910581367# US (San Jose) +16694449171,,84910581367# US
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Tuesday
March 12, 2024
6:00 pm

Planning Commission Meeting March 12, 2024

Sebastopol Youth Annex

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Planning Commission Meeting March 12, 2024

Add to Calendar March 12, 2024 6:00 pm March 12, 2024 9:00 pm America/Los_Angeles Planning Commission Meeting March 12, 2024 Hybrid Meeting In Person Location:  Sebastopol Youth Annex, 425 Morris Street, Sebastopol, CA  95472 Remote/Virtual Zoom Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81121893715?pwd=QjRKRkxUTUR1eDVmVWdhUVpscXY1UT09 Meeting ID: 811 2189 3715 Passcode: 814865   Topic: Planning Commission Meeting of March 12th, 2024 Time: Mar 12, 2024 06:00 PM Pacific Time (US and Canada) Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81121893715?pwd=QjRKRkxUTUR1eDVmVWdhUVpscXY1UT09 Meeting ID: 811 2189 3715 Passcode: 814865 — One tap mobile +16699006833,,81121893715# US (San Jose) +16694449171,,81121893715# US — Dial by your location • +1 669 900 6833 US (San Jose) • +1 669 444 9171 US
March 12 | 6pm - 9pm

Hybrid Meeting

In Person Location:  Sebastopol Youth Annex, 425 Morris Street, Sebastopol, CA  95472

Remote/Virtual Zoom Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81121893715?pwd=QjRKRkxUTUR1eDVmVWdhUVpscXY1UT09

Meeting ID: 811 2189 3715
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Topic: Planning Commission Meeting of March 12th, 2024
Time: Mar 12, 2024 06:00 PM Pacific Time (US and Canada)

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