Planning Advisory Commission (PAC)


Your contact for the PAC: Kevin Herrit AICP, EDFP - kherrit@columbusga.org


The Planning Advisory Commission (PAC) serves in an advisory capacity to the Planning Department with regard to:

  • A comprehensive plan or parts thereof for the development and redevelopment of Columbus
  • Regulations for the subdivision of land and amendments thereto
  • Other such matters as may be required by ordinance

The Commission is made up of seven regular members and two alternates. PAC has no legislative powers but is appointed by the Columbus City Council to listen to the concerns of citizens and developers, evaluate recommendations made by the planning staff and make recommendations to Council.

Click here to view PAC Board Members » »

Contact Information

For more information about the Planning Advisory Commission, please contact Kevin Herrit, (706) 653-4421 or via email at kherrit@columbusga.org.

Application Process

Applications to appear before the Planning Advisory Commission must be submitted to the Planning Department no later than 5:00 PM on the applicable application deadline date. Required signs must be posted at the time of application submission. A site plan is required with all applications for all high-density residential and commercial zoning requests. No applications will be accepted unless the applicant submits all pertinent information and required signs are posted.


The applicant or his appointed representative must be present at the Planning Advisory Commission meeting and at the public hearing held by the Columbus City Council.The applicant will be notified regarding the date and time of the public hearing held by Council.


PAC Board Meetings

Application Deadline* Meeting Date Agenda/Staff Report & Minutes & Summary ( when available )
December 19, 2016 January 18, 2017 Agenda | Minutes | Summary | Video
January 02, 2017 February 01, 2017 Agenda | Minutes | Summary | Video
January 17, 2017** February 15, 2017 Agenda | Minutes | Summary | Video
January 30, 2017 March 01, 2017 Agenda | Minutes | Summary | Video
February 13, 2017 March 15, 2017
- CANCELED -
March 06, 2017 April 05, 2017 Agenda | Minutes | Summary | Video
March 20, 2017 April 19, 2017 Agenda | Minutes | Summary | Video
April 03, 2017 May 03, 2017 Agenda | Minutes | Summary | Video
April 17, 2017 May 17, 2017 Agenda | Minutes | Summary | Video
May 08, 2017 June 07, 2017 Agenda | Minutes | Summary | Video
May 22, 2017 June 21, 2017 Agenda | Minutes | Summary | Video
June 19, 2017 July 19, 2017 Agenda | Minutes | Summary | Video
July 03, 2017 August 02, 2017 Agenda | Minutes | Summary | Video
July 17, 2017 August 16, 2017 Agenda | Minutes | Summary | Video
August 07, 2017 September 06, 2017 Agenda | Minutes | Summary | Video
August 21, 2017 September 20, 2017
- CANCELED -
September 05, 2017** October 04, 2017 Agenda | Minutes | Summary | Video
September 18, 2017 October 18, 2017
- CANCELED -
October 02, 2017 November 01, 2017 Agenda | Minutes | Summary | Video
October 16, 2017 November 15, 2017 Agenda | Minutes | Summary | Video
November 06, 2017 December 06, 2017 Agenda | Minutes | Summary | Video
December 04, 2017 January 03, 2017 Agenda | Minutes | Summary | Video
December 18, 2017 January 17, 2017 Agenda | Minutes | Summary | Video

Meetings will be held in the Council Chambers, 2nd floor of the Citizens Service Center located at 3111 Citizens Way.  Google Maps »


*Applications must be submitted to the Planning Department of the Columbus Consolidated Government before 5:00 p.m. of the deadline date along with all applicable fees. Required signs must be posted at the time of application submission. A site plan is required with all applications for all high-density residential and commercial zoning requests. No applications will be accepted unless the applicant submits all pertinent information and required signs are posted.


**Tuesday dates due to holidays.

 


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