Nevada City, CA
Planning Commission
The Planning Commission is a citizen group appointed by the City Council. They are tasked with taking action on discretionary land use proposals and architectural review applications. They also make recommendations on land use policy changes and on design and land use aspects of City projects.


Planning Commission meetings are held the 3rd Thursday of each month starting at 1:30 PM in the City Council Chambers at City Hall, 317 Broad St. in Nevada City.

Agendas are posted outside City Hall, 72 hours before the scheduled meeting. Agendas and Minutes will also be posted on the agendas and minutes page along with videos of each meeting. Commissioners do not have offices in City Hall, but if you would like to communicate with them, pleaes leave messages for them at City Hall.


 Member Term Expires
Thomas Nigh, Chair
 June 2024
 Amy Cobden, Vice Chair  June 2024
Peter Van Zant June 2024
 Wendy Ermshar  June 2024
Rodney Brown  June 2024
      Thursday, June 15, 2023
      1:30 PM
      Thursday, July 20, 2023
      1:30 PM
      Thursday, August 17, 2023
      1:30 PM
      City Hall | 317 Broad Street Nevada City, CA 95959  |  Phone: (530) 265-2496  |  Fax: (530) 265-0187
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