Welcome to the Corunna Planning Commission.

The commission meets regularly on the 4th Wednesday of each month at 6:30 PM in the Council Chambers at Corunna City Hall.

The commission is comprised of Nine (9) members comprised of Six (6) at-large members appointed by the Mayor, One (1) Councilperson appointed by the City Council, One (1) Administrative Official selected by the Mayor, and the Mayor.  The term of appointment for at-large members is for Three (3) years. The appointed members must be residents of the City of Corunna.

References:  (Charter Section 4.7) (Charter Section 4.9a)  (City Code 2-157) (Charter Section 4.9f(2)) (PA 285 of 1931 as ammended) (MCL 125.31) (MSA 5.2991).

The Current Membership is as Follows:
Jan Scott.................. President 
Jed Dingens............. 
Don Butcher............. 
Bill Lulham................
VACANT......................
Charles Hegg............
Avery Weaver.........
Steve Corey..............  


Non-Members:
Maralyn Owen........... Recording Secretary
Merilee Lawson......... Planner (mlawson@corunna-mi.gov)
Joe Sawyer................ City Manager (citymanager@corunna-mi.gov)

As adminisistrative officials of the city, the commission is responsible to the City Mnager for the performance of their duties.

The city planning commission shall have such powers concerning the preparation and adoption of a master plan or any part thereof, the making of surveys as a basis for such plan, the approval of public improvements, the carrying out of educational and publicity programs, the approval of plats and such other rights, powers, duties and responsibilities as are provided in sections 6 to 15 of Act No. 285 of the Public Acts of Michigan of 1931 (MCL 125.31 et seq.), as amended. The city planning commission shall make reports and recommendations to the city council; provided, however, that no such recommendation shall be binding upon the city council.

Click Here for the ordinance regulating the Planning Commission.

For Contact Information, Please See City Planner Merilee Lawson (Click Here).