Planning Commission

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Based on the March 20, 2020 letter of determination signed by Mayor David Grant, City Councilmembers can attend meetings by telephone or other electronic means.

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 one named alternate who sits as a voting member when a regular member must be absent. Current Planning Commission members include:

Contact Us

  1. Community Development Director
    Ph: 651-792-7800

    Joe Hartmann
    Associate Planner
    Ph: 651-792-7810
    Email Joe Hartmann

    Mike Mrosla
    Community Development Manager/City Planner
    Ph: 651-792-7822
    Email Mike Mrosla
  • Nick Gehrig (Chair) Term expires 2021
  • Steven Jones (Vice Chair) Term expires 2022
  • Paul Vijums - Term expires 2020
  • James Lambeth - Term expires 2021
  • Jonathan Wicklund - Term expires 2021

  • Subbaya Subramanian - Term Expires 2021
  • Clayton Zimmerman (Alternate) - Term Expires 2021
  • Marcie Jefferys - Term Expires 2022
  • Kurtis Weber (Alternate) - Term Expires 2022


  • Steve Scott (Council Liaison)
  • Mike Mrosla (Staff Liaison)