Planning Commission


  • 7 p.m.
  • 1st and 3rd Thursday of every month
  • City Hall
    7900 S Westnedge Avenue
    Portage, MI 79002

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

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The Planning Commission is authorized by Michigan statute and consists of nine members appointed by the Mayor with concurrence of the City Council.



The Commission has as primary responsibilities the preparation and adoption of a Comprehensive Plan that guides decision-making related to future land use, community development and capital investments, and making recommendations and advising City Council on land use, zoning and related development matters of importance in the community.

Live Stream & Recordings

Planning Commission Meetings are broadcast live on cable television by Public Media Network on Charter channel 190 and AT&T U-Verse channel 99. Planning Commission agendas will be posted the Friday before each Thursday meeting.