Planning Commission


  • 6 p.m.
  • First and third Tuesday of each month
  • City Council Chambers
    215 E Branch Street
    Arroyo Grande, CA 93420

Special meetings may be called as needed.

Televised Broadcasts

Meetings are televised live on Arroyo Grande's government access channel 20, and then rebroadcast each day for one week at 9 a.m, 6 p.m, and 1 a.m, and the following Thursday and Sunday immediately following the rebroadcast of the City Council meeting. Public education programs and an ongoing bulletin board providing information on city services and programs are also aired on Channel 20.

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Please be advised that communications directed to the City, its legislative bodies and their members (i.e, City Council, Planning Commission) or City staff are public records, and are subject to disclosure pursuant to the California Public Records Act and Brown Act unless exempt from disclosure under the applicable law.

  • Jamie Maraviglia
  • Kevin Buchanan
  • Jim Guthrie
  • Glenn Martin
  • Frank Schiro

About the Planning Commission

The Planning Commission is responsible for advising the City Council and Community Development Department on all matters pertaining to the growth and development of the city. The Planning Commission makes recommendations to the City Council regarding reasonable and practical means for implementing the General Plan or any Element thereof, so that it will serve as an effective guide for orderly growth and development, preservation and conservation of open space and natural resources, and for the efficient and effective expenditure of public funds relating to the subjects addressed in the General Plan; provides annual reports to the City Council on the status of the General Plan and progress in its implementation; clarifies ambiguities regarding Title 16 (Development Code) of the Municipal Code; and reviews and approves items as set forth in the Development Code.

Arroyo Grande Development Code (Title 16)