City Council Chambers 1149 Ellsworth Pasadena, TX 77506
The Commission meets provided there are items for review and unless otherwise posted. The agenda is set by the Planning Department based upon the submittal of projects. Meetings are open to the public and the agenda is posted three days in advance on the bulletin board located in front of City Hall. See the meeting schedule (PDF) for upcoming dates.
The Planning Commission is a nine member board appointed by the Mayor and confirmed by City Council. The Planning Commission reviews subdivision plats, residential site plans and alternative landscape plans in accordance with City Ordinances and Texas State Law. The ability to deny proposed projects is based only on non-conformance with the intent of these laws. The Commission also makes recommendations to City Council on development issues, planning studies, abandonments of city property, and variance requests.