Planning & Zoning Commission

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(with term expiration dates)

  • Kevin Gass; January 1, 2019
  • Wayne Van Heuvelen; January 1, 2019
  • Jeff Hatfield; January 1, 2020
  • Marcus Galante; January 1, 2020
  • Paul Pick; January 1, 2021
  • Joan Racki; January 1, 2022
  • Judy Ralston-Hansen; January 1, 2022
  • Julie Roethler; January 1, 2023
  • Lesa Quinn; January 1, 2023



The Planning and Zoning Commission consists of 9 members who must be residents of Urbandale. Members are appointed by the Mayor, approved by the City Council and serve 5-year terms.

Areas of Focus

  • Adopts and reviews the City's Comprehensive Plan, which outlines the long-range development of the community
  • Reviews and recommends rezoning, variances, site plans and preliminary and final plats

  • Reviews and recommends amendments to ordinances and regulations
  • Reviews and recommends on other issues as requested by the City Council
  • Reviews urban renewal plans for conformance to the Comprehensive Plan

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are posted prior to meetings.

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Contact Us

  1. Planning & Zoning Commission

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    City Hall

    3600 86th Street
    Urbandale, IA 50322

    Community Development

    Phone: 515-278-3935