Planning Commission


Established by Ordinance 104, adopted January 17, 1938, in accordance with Act 285 of P.A. of 1931 of the State of Michigan; City Code Sections 1.110-1.112 of Chapter 3


As outlined in Act 285: To create, amend, and maintain the Master Plan for the physical development of the city; to review site plans for construction; and to recommend zoning changes to the City Commission.  The Planning Commission reviews planned unit developments (PUDs), conducts site plan reviews, and considers re-zonings.



Nine members are appointed by the mayor with the approval of the City Commission for three-year terms.


Second Wednesday of each month at 7:00 pm. See submission deadlines and meeting dates here.

Annual Report

The Planning Commission publishes an annual report outlining their activities of the past year for the City Commission to review.   The 2020 Annual Report can be viewed here.

A copy of the Commission's bylaws can be reviewed here.


Term Expires
Karen Sisolak, Chair March 2016 December 31, 2024
Scott Silvers, Vice-Chair  May 2015  December 31, 2024 
Shannon Adams January 2019 December 31, 2023
Joseph Hawthorne November 2018 December 31, 2022
Timothy Joy December 2017 December 31, 2023
Jennifer Kehoe December 2014  December 31, 2023 
Hollie Saraswat December 2017 December 31, 2022
Eric Stalter  September 2021  December 31, 2022 
Vacancy    December 31, 2021 
Kelly O'Donnell, City Comm. Liaison December 2017
Nick Moroz, City Comm. Liaison Alt December 2017  


    John Buzuvis
    Community Development Director

    Greta Bolhuis, AICP
    Assistant Community Development Director

    201 S. Main 
    Plymouth, MI 48170 

    Phone: 734- 453-1234 ext. 232
    Fax:      734-455-1824