Planning Commission

The City Council is seeking applications from Clearlake citizens for a seat on the Planning Commission with a four-year term expiring in March 2023.

Applications are available at Clearlake City Hall, 14050 Olympic Drive or via email to Melissa Swanson, Administrative Services Director/City Clerk at and via the link below. Deadline for applications is November 7, 2019 at 5:00 p.m.

The Clearlake Planning Commission is composed of five individuals appointed by the majority of the City Council for staggered, four-year terms.

The scope of duties of the Planning Commission is as follows:

  • Hear and act upon land use applications
  • Act as the advisory agency for the City in connection with the administration of the Subdivision Map Act of the State and the City's subdivision regulations
  • Perform the duties of a planning commission as prescribed by the State of California
The Planning Commission meets the first and third Tuesday of every month at 6:00 p.m. in the City Council Chambers at City Hall.