Duties

Planning
The Plan Commission shall:
  • Hear and review all applications for special-use permits, planned developments, mobile home parks, and R-3, R-4, B-4, and B-B applications for rezoning. They shall also report the findings and recommendations to the Board of Trustees
  • Receive, from the Zoning Administrator, his recommendation as related to the effectiveness of this ordinance and report its conclusions and recommendations to the Board of Trustees at least once a year
  • Hear and decide matters upon which it is required to pass under this chapter
  • Review, investigate and provide recommendation to the Board of Trustees any item referred to the Plan Commission by the Board of Trustees
Zoning
The Zoning Board of Appeals has the jurisdiction and authority to:
  • Hear and decide appeals from any order requirement, decisions, or determination made by the Zoning Administrator or other administrative officer under this chapter
  • Hear and review applications for amendments to this chapter and report findings and recommendations to the Board of Trustees
  • Hear and make recommendations to the Board of Trustees on applications for variations from the requirements of this chapter
  • Hear and make recommendations to the Board of Trustees on all matters as required under this chapter