Planning Commission

City Council relies on the Planning Commission as an advisory body that holds hearings, gathers input and provides the Council with expert “planning” advice to help the Council make final decisions on land issues.

The Planning Commission meets the second and fourth Wednesday of the month. The Council meets the first and third Tuesdays of every month. Deadline date for Planning Commission Agenda: at minimum, 31 days prior to the Commission meeting. Please contact the Planning Division at 952-826-0369 if you have any questions about meeting dates.

The Planning Commission holds public meetings on:

  • Conditional use permits
  • Final development plans
  • Rezonings
  • Subdivisions of land
  • Lot divisions
  • Amendments to the City Zoning Code and City Comprehensive Plan

Applications can be found online or at the City's planning office, 4801 W. 50th St. between the hours of 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Resources for Property Owners
Variance Download a flowchart explaining "Can I build or do I need a variance?"
Phase 1 of Rezoning & New Development Review Process Download a flowchart on the City of Edina's Rezoning & New Development Review Process Phase 1.
Phase 2 of Rezoning & New Development Review Process Download a flowchart on the City of Edina's Rezoning & New Development Review Process Phase 2.
Phase 1 of Resident Involvement Resident Involvement During A Request For Rezoning Phase 1.
Phase 2 of Resident Involvement Resident Involvement During A Request For Rezoning Phase 2.

 

Bylaws:

Click here to download the Planning Commission bylaws.

2017 Work Plan:

Click here to download the 2017 work plan.

Meetings

All meetings are open to the public.

7 p.m., 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month

Edina Council Chambers
Edina City Hall
4801 W. 50th St

Contact Information

Staff Liaison:
Cary Teague
Community Development Director
952-826-0460
cteague@EdinaMN.gov

For more information or other involvement opportunities, contact the Commission by emailing cteague@EdinaMN.gov.

Planning Commission Members

Chair: JoAnn Olsen

Vice Chair: Ian Nemerov

Members: Gerard Strauss, Todd Thorsen, Steven Hobbs, Susan Lee, James Bennett, Sheila Berube and John Hamilton.

Student Members:  Tanner Jones and Peter Kivimaki.

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