Planning Commission

Planning Commission

Please note that the January 2022 Planning Commission meeting will be an in person / hybrid Zoom meeting, with County Planning Commissioners and staff meeting in-person in the County Board meeting chambers (2nd floor Administration Building - 6:30 PM). Audience participants are welcome to attend in-person or via Zoom by using the meeting link below.  The County Board of Commissioner's Zoom Meeting Room is used for Planning Commission meetings and other Planning Department-related online meetings and activities.  Please understand that we will try to take all steps necessary to include as many members of the public in the Zoom room as possible. Thank you for your cooperation.

 County Planning Commission General Information

Planning Commission Ordinance and By-Laws

The roles and responsibilities of the Planning Commission and its members are prescribed and directed by the County Planning Commission Ordinance and By-Laws, under the authority bestowed to it by the Michigan State Planning Enabling Act - MZEA (MCL 125.3801, et seq., Act 33 of 2008, as amended) and the Livingston County Board of Commissioners (Resolution No. 2013-03-079, March 4, 2013).

PC Ordinance 2013
PC By Laws 2017

Planning Commission Meetings

Please Note: Until further notice all Planning Commission Meetings will be held both in-person and remotely on the Zoom platform.  Please refer to the Planning Department Home Page for instructions on how to participate in our remote meetings.

All on-site Livingston County Planning Commission meetings are held at:

304 E. Grand River Avenue, Howell, MI 48843, at 6:30 PM in the County Board of Commissioners Chambers

The County Board of Commissioners Chambers are located on the second floor of the County Administration Building.



Livingston County will provide necessary, reasonable auxiliary aids and services, such as signers for the hearing impaired and audio tapes of printed material being considered at the meeting, to individuals with disabilities at the meeting/hearing upon ten days notice to the Department of Planning. 

Important: Materials from local communities that are to be reviewed and decided on by the County Planning Commission are due the first Wednesday of the month, preceding the third Wednesday of every month, by 5 PM. Please refer to the monthly schedule in the table below for exact dates.

Any questions or concerns should be directed to the Department of Planning office at (517) 546-7555.

 County Planning Commission Meeting Information

Cutoff Date to Receive Case Information

5:00 p.m., 1st Wednesday of the month, unless otherwise specified

Meeting Dates

6:30 p.m., 3rd Wednesday of the month, unless otherwise specified

Meeting Packet Materials

Meeting Agenda and Planning Department Staff Review in one packet


Approved Minutes

Minutes are only posted after approval at the Planning Commission's subsequent meeting.


January 5
January 19
January PC Packet

February 2
February 16
March 2
March 16
April 6
April 20
May 4
May 18
June 1
June 15
July 6
July 20
August 3
August 17
September 7
September 21
October 5
October 19
November 2
November 16
December 7
December 21

2021 - Cutoff dates Amended August 2021

January 8January 20
PC Packet
February 5
February 17
PC Packet
March 5
March 17PC Packet
April 9
April 21
PC Packet
May 7
May 19
PC Packet
June 4
June 16
PC Packet
July 9
July 21
PC Packet
August 6
August 18
PC Packet
September 1
September 15
PC Packet
October 6
October 20
PC Packet
November 3
November 17
PC Packet
December 5
December 15
PC Packet