The Planning Board serves in an advisory capacity to the City in regional and local planning, and assists in the development of the comprehensive plan and zoning ordinances. The board also advises the Mayor and City Council on the acquisition and development of all city parks and recreation facilities.
Board members are appointed by the Mayor with Council confirmation. Terms are for four years with no term limits. Terms less than two years are not considered full terms. Edmonds residency is required on all Planning Board positions.
The Planning Board has begun its review of the Harbor Square Master Plan. Find out more here.
The City's strategic planning initiative is nearing completion. Find out more here!
Find out about the new Shoreline Master Program update, affecting planning and regulation city shorelines (including Edmonds Marsh and Lake Ballinger).
The Planning Board is scheduled to meet the second and fourth Wednesdays of each month at 7 p.m. in the Council chambers, 250 5th Ave. N. (Meetings are subject to change – please check the meeting calendar.)
Phil Lovell (Chair)
Valerie Stewart (Vice Chair)
Ian Duncan (Alternate)
, Planning Manager