The Planning Commission

The Chatham County - Savannah Metropolitan Planning Commission hears and makes decisions on zoning-related petitions in unincorporated Chatham County and the City of Savannah. The board is composed of 12 members appointed by Chatham County and the City of Savannah, as well as two ex-officio members: the County Manager and the City Manager. Staff support is provided by the Chatham County - Savannah Metropolitan Planning Commission.

The Chatham County - Savannah Metropolitan Planning Commission's regular meeting is held every three weeks on Tuesday at 1:30 p.m. at 112 E. State Street and is open to the public. Pre-meetings begin at 12:30 p.m. Those with business to conduct with the Planning Commission are directed to the Applications, Instructions, and Forms section of this website to obtain the correct form(s). Please note the meeting cutoff dates on the calendar of meetings below. Cutoff time is the close of business (typically 5:00 p.m.).

2020 Meetings
Meeting Date Cutoff Date Agenda Minutes Audio Video
Jan 14, 2020 Dec 17, 2019 Agenda Minutes Audio
Feb 04, 2020 Jan 07, 2020 Agenda Minutes Audio
Feb 25, 2020 Jan 28, 2020 Agenda Minutes Audio
Mar 19, 2020 Feb 18, 2020 Cancelled
Apr 07, 2020 Mar 10, 2020 Postponed
Apr 28, 2020 Mar 31, 2020 Cancelled
May 19, 2020 Apr 21, 2020 Agenda Minutes Audio
Jun 09, 2020 May 12, 2020 Agenda Minutes Audio
Jun 30, 2020 Jun 02, 2020 Agenda Minutes Audio
Jul 21, 2020 Jun 23, 2020 Agenda Minutes Audio
Aug 11, 2020 Jul 14, 2020 Agenda Rescheduled
Aug 25, 2020 Jul 14, 2020 Agenda Minutes Audio
Sep 01, 2020 Aug 04, 2020 Agenda Minutes Audio
Sep 22, 2020 Aug 25, 2020 Agenda Minutes Audio
Oct 13, 2020 Sep 15, 2020 Agenda
Nov 10, 2020 Oct 06, 2020
Nov 24, 2020 Oct 27, 2020
Dec 15, 2020 Nov 17, 2020
Jan 12, 2021 Dec 08, 2020
MPC Board Members
Appointed By
Mr. Ellison Cook, ChairmanChatham County
Mr. Joseph Welch, Vice-ChairmanChatham County
Ms. Karen Jarrett, SecretaryCity of Savannah
Ms. Eula Parker, TreasurerChatham County
Mr. Travis ColesCity of Savannah
Mr. Joseph ErvinCity of Savannah
Mr. Lacy ManigaultCity of Savannah
Ms. Tanya MiltonCity of Savannah
Mr. Wayne NohaChatham County
Ms. Linder SuthersChatham County
Mr. Tom WoiwodeChatham County
VacantCity of Savannah
Mr. Lee Smith, County ManagerEx-Officio
Mr. Pat Monahan, Interim City ManagerEx-Officio