The Planning Commission is now seeking candidates interested in serving on the Commission. To apply, read the position information on this page, and submit your application, resume, and a letter of interest addressed to the Mayor and City Council. Selected applicants will be contacted to schedule an interview.
Or, download the printable application: return it, along with your resume and letter, to Paul Rayl/Planning Commission, Planning & Building Dept., 1290 S. Public Rd., Lafayette, CO 80026 (fax: 303-665-2153)
The Planning Commission makes recommendations to the City Council on land use issues such as rezoning, subdivisions, planned unit developments, and site and architectural plan reviews. The Commission also makes decisions on special use reviews.
The seven members serve four-year terms.
Meetings are held on the fourth Tuesday and following Wednesday of the month at 7 pm in the Council Chambers at City Hall.
Desired Qualifications & Interests
There are no minimum skills and abilities that an applicant must have to be appointed as a Planning Commissioner, however, there are skills and abilities that make a quality Planning Commissioner. Please review the full job description for this list.