Land Use Planning Commission (PC)

The Planning Commission (PC) conducts public hearings and takes action on Land Use Code Updates and Land Use Review dockets and advises the County Commissioners of those actions and on planning matters. The PC has statutory responsibility to make, adopt, and amend the Boulder County Comprehensive Plan.

The commission also has a role in reviewing and acting on revisions and amendments to the Boulder Valley Comprehensive Plan as authorized under the four-body intergovernmental agreement between the City of Boulder and Boulder County.

See Guidelines for Planning Commission Hearings for more information and meeting protocol.

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Meeting Schedule

The Planning Commission meets on the third Wednesday of each month, in the Commissioners' Hearing Room on the third floor of the County Courthouse,1325 Pearl Street, Boulder, Colorado. View the Planning Commission agenda for meeting times.


Planning Commission meetings are livestreamed via the Public Meetings, Hearings, Records & Video Archives page:
  1. Scroll down the page to the links to “Current and Upcoming Events.”
  2. Locate the Planning Commission meeting on the list and click on the “Planning Commission” link.
  3. A window will open with the video, agenda, supporting documents. Once the meeting begins, the video will be streamed in that window.

Past Meeting and Hearing Videos

Live streaming and archiving of Planning Commission meetings and hearings began on Nov. 16, 2016. The archived video recordings will be available on the Public Meetings, Hearings, Records & Video Archives page approximately two days after each meeting.

2016 Past Agendas and Minutes

2015 Past Agendas and Minutes

2014 Past Agendas and Minutes

For older Planning Commission agendas, please submit a request via the Ask a Planner webform.

Current Members

Appointed Volunteer Participants (Citizens)

  • Michael Baker
  • Ben Blaugrund
  • Natalie Feinberg Lopez
  • Lieschen Gargano
  • Ann Goldfarb
  • Daniel Hilton
  • Leah Martinsson
  • W.C. Pat Shanks
  • Doug Young

Staff Participants

  • Dale Case
  • Ben Doyle
  • Peter Fogg
  • Steven Giang
  • Richard Hackett 
  • Amy Oeth
  • Kathy Parker
  • Kim Sanchez
  • Nicole Wobus
  • Others as needed or interested

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Land Use

Email: Ask a Planner form
Main: 303-441-3930
Fax: 303-441-4856

Courthouse Annex Building

2045 13th Street
Boulder, CO 80302
8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. M, W, TH, F
10 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Tuesday
Plan review services for building permits are not available on Tuesdays.
Building permits can be applied for and issued until 4 p.m.
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Mailing Address

PO Box 471
Boulder, CO 80306