Planning Commission

The New Concord Planning Commission is composed of five members who reside within the corporate limits of the Village. The five members include the Mayor, one Council Member, and three additional citizens.

Duties and Responsibilities

The Planning Commission has the following duties and responsibilities as established by the Ohio Revised Code and local ordinances:

2017 Members

The current members of the Planning Commission are listed below. Members serve a six-year term.

  • Al Chafee, Chair
    • Current Appointment Expires:
  • Colleen Heacock
    • Current Appointment Expires:
  • Jim Dooley
    • Current Appointment Expires: March 19, 2021
  • Mayor Brett Essex

    • Current Appointment Expires: Term of Office
  • Robert Dickson, Council Member
    • Current Appointment Expires: Term of Office

Meeting Schedule

Planning Commission meetings are usually scheduled for 6:00 PM on the third Thursday of each month in the Village Hall at 2 West Main Street. However, the meetings may be held on a different date when there is a scheduling conflict. The public is welcomed and encouraged to attend these meetings.

To see the complete schedule of Planning Commission meetings for 2017, please follow this link.

Becoming a Member