Planning Commission

Main Duties

  • Consider and recommend changes to the city’s Zoning Code
  • Review and make recommendations concerning all land use applications
  • Hear requests for Zoning Code interpretations
  • Periodically review and recommend updates to the city’s Comprehensive Plan
  • Consider City Council requests for acquisition, improvement, or disposal of the city’s real property
  • Conduct the city’s public hearings on these matters when appropriate


The city provides live and tape-delayed cable casting of all regular Planning Commission meetings on Government Access Channel 16. The meetings can also be viewed by webcast over the Internet.

  • First Wednesday after the first Monday of the month
  • 6:30 pm
  • City Hall
    1245 W. Highway 96
         Arden Hills, MN 55112

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

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The Planning Commission has seven members, plus two named alternates that would sit as a voting member when a regular member must be absent. Current Planning Commission members include:

Contact Us

  1. Building and Community Development
    Ph: 651-792-7800

    Jessica Jagoe
    City Planner
    Ph: 651-792-7810

    Email Jessica Jagoe

    Steve Thorp
    Building Official
    Ph: 651-792-7813

    Email Steve Thorp

    Brandon Patterson
    Residential Building Inspector/Code Enforcement
    Ph: 651-792-7818

    Email Brandon Patterson

  • Paul Vijums (Chair) - Term expires 2023
  • Steven Jones - Term expires 2022
  • Jonathan Wicklund - Term expires 2021
  • Subbaya Subramanian - Term expires 2021
  • Marcie Jefferys - Term expires 2022
  • Kurtis Weber - Term expires 2022
  • Vacant


If you are interested in volunteering on the Planning Commission, please apply.

  • Clayton Zimmerman (Alternate) - Term expires 2021


  • Fran Holmes (Council Liaison)
  • Jessica Jagoe (Staff Liaison)