Planning Board


The Planning Board consists of seven members who are appointed by the City Commission and serve staggered terms of three years each. Some of the board's duties include:

  • Prepare and recommend, in accordance with Florida Statues, a Comprehensive Plan
  • Monitor and oversee the effectiveness and status of the city’s Comprehensive Plan
  • Coordinate the city’s planning efforts and programs with those of other Bay County jurisdictions

The Planning Board is also designated to advise the City Commission on the following matters:

  • Annexations
  • Development Order Applications (both residential and commercial)
  • Land use changes
  • Rezoning changes
  • Transportation facility changes
  • Updating the Land Development Regulations


Currently this Board meets only as needed