COWLITZ COUNTY PLANNING COMMISSION


The Cowlitz County Planning Commission is an Advisory Body on land use decisions appointed by the Board of County Commissioners. The Commission is made up of nine volunteer members - three from each Commissioner’s district. Planning Commission members represent a cross-section of community interests.

Planning Commission meetings are open to the public. Meetings are held every third Wednesday at 7:00 pm on the third floor of the County Administration Building at 207 Fourth Avenue North, Kelso, WA.

The Planning Commission operates according to adopted Rules of Procedure.

Meetings are held in-person & are also available via ZOOM

**ZOOM meeting access is located on the Agenda for each month.

Upcoming  Meeting Dates, Agendas & Materials:  Click on the following date links to view



Next Meeting:

July 20, 2022


Past Meeting Information:   

June 15, 2022

May 18, 2022

 May 4, 2022   

 March 16, 2022

February 16, 2022

January 19, 2022

2021

December 15, 2021

November 17, 2021

October 20, 2021 

September 15, 2021 

August 18, 2021

July 21, 2021 

June 16, 2021

May 19, 2021

April 21, 2021

March 17, 2021

February 17, 2021

January 20, 2021

2020

December 16, 2020 - NO Meeting

November 18, 2020

October 21, 2020

September 16, 2020 - No Meeting

August 19, 2020

July 15, 2020  

June 17, 2020 

May 20, 2020 - No Meeting

April 15, 2020 - No Meeting

March 18, 2020 - No Meeting

February 19, 2020

January 15, 2020



Contact the Planning Commission

Planning Commission
c/o Cowlitz County Building & Planning
207 Fourth Avenue North Rm #119
Kelso, WA 98626

 or  email:  Laura Gressett,  Planning  Commission Secretary


Planning Commission Members

Planning Commission Members Representing District No. 1

Erica Rodman, Woodland (Term Expires 1/31/2025)

Greg Hoffman, Kalama (Term Expires 1/31/2024)

Jim BainKalama (Term Expires 01/31/2025) 

Planning Commission Members Representing District No. 2

Joel Rupley, Longview (Term Expires 01/31/2023)

Matthew Peters,  Longview (Term Expires 01/31/2024)

Mary Jane Melink, Longview (Term Expires 01/31/2025)

Planning Commission Members Representing District No. 3

Mark Smith, Chair, Toutle (Term Expires 01/31/2026) 

Robert Sudar, Vice Chair, Longview  (Term Expires 01/31/2024)

Charles  "Phil" Hall, Castle Rock  (Term Expires 01/31/2023)