Seattle Planning Commission
We advise the Mayor, City Council and City departments on broad planning goals, policies and plans for the physical development of the city. We are a 16 member volunteer body that is appointed by the Mayor and City Council.  Each Commissioner serves a three year term and can only serve two consecutive terms. 

More information on how the Commission was created can be found here.

The Commission receives requests for their expert opinions from the Mayor, City Council or City Departments.  The Commission also engages in independent analysis and promotes issues that are vital to livability.

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To recieve emails with Planning Commission agendas and notices of upcoming meetings, email robin.magonegil@seattle.gov to be added to our email list. 

Seattle Planning Commission

Vanessa Murdock, Executive Director
Address: 600 4th Ave, 5th floor, Seattle, WA, 98124-4019
Mailing Address: PO Box 94788, Seattle, WA, 98124-7088
Phone: (206) 684-8694
Fax: (206) 233-0085
robin.magonegil@seattle.gov

The Seattle Planning Commission advises the Mayor, City Council and City departments on broad planning goals, policies and plans for the physical development of the City.