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Planning Commission

Makes planning policy recommendations to the City Council and offer advice on development regulations. The commissioners will also make recommendations on periodic adjustments to the city’s comprehensive plan.


  • Frank Blau, Planning Commissioner - Vice Chair - Position 6 (term ends Jan. 31, 2018)
  • Eric Brooks, Planning Commissioner - Position 1  (term ends Jan. 31, 2016)
  • Philip Cherian, Planning Commissioner - Position 5 (term ends Jan. 31, 2017)
  • Shanna Collins, Planning Commissioner - Position 3 (term ends Jan. 31, 2019)
  • Larry Crandall, Planning Commissioner - Position 4  (term ends Jan. 31, 2019)
  • Ryan Kohlmann, Planning Commissioner - Chair - Position 2 (term ends Jan. 31, 2016)
  • Cynthia Krass, Planning Commissioner - Position 7 (term ends Jan. 31, 2018)


  • Bylaws: 370 KB Adobe Acrobat Document
  • City Meetings Media Player – Watch past City Council and Planning Commission meetings online.
  • Planning Commission Application: 108 KB Adobe Acrobat Document – If you are interested in applying for a position on the Planning Commission please complete this application and send it, along with a letter of interest and resume outlining your applicable experience, to Melonie Anderson, City Clerk, at manderson@sammamish.us. If you do not receive a response to your application within five days, or if you have questions, please call (425) 295-0511. The application deadline is December 31, 2014.
  • Planning Commissioner Job Description: 234 KB Adobe Acrobat Document


DateMeeting TypeAgendaMinutesPacketEvent Video
1/8/2015 6:30 PMRegular Meeting Topics:- Comprehensive Plan Work Session on Complied Plan Review.Agenda PDFMinutes PDFPacket PDFEvent Video
1/15/2015 6:30 PMRegular Meeting Topic:- Comprehensive Plan Work Session on Complied Plan Review. Agenda PDFMinutes PDF Event Video
1/20/2015 5:30 PMPublic Open House - Sammamish Comprehensive Plan Rewrite 

Beginning in late 2013, the Sammamish Planning Commission has been focused on an update and rewrite of the Sammamish Comprehensive Plan. You are invited to an informal opportunity to review the highlights of their work to date and share your thoughts. The open house will include displays of Planning Commission recommendations for the Comprehensive Plan, the preliminary vision statement and upcoming opportunities for additional public comment. Your participation and input will be very valuable. We hope to see you there!

The City has undertaken this process of updating the Comprehensive Plan to meet the requirements of the Washington Growth Management Act. When adopted by the City Council, the updated Plan will be a blueprint for the future character of the city.

1/22/2015 6:30 PMRegular Meeting Topic:- Public Hearing/Deliberation Comprehensive Plan Complied Plan Review. Agenda PDFMinutes PDF Event Video
2/5/2015 6:30 PMRegular Meeting Topic:- Deliberation Comprehensive Plan Complied Plan Review. Agenda PDFMinutes PDF Event Video
2/19/2015 6:30 PMRegular Meeting Topic:- Comprehensive Plan Duthie Hill Report.Agenda PDFMinutes PDF Event Video
3/5/2015 6:30 PMRegular MeetingCancelledMEETING CANCELLED    
3/19/2015 6:30 PMRegular Meeting Topic: Tree Retention RecapAgenda PDFMinutes PDF  
4/2/2015 6:30 PMRegular Meeting Topic:  Tree Retention Work SessionAgenda PDFMinutes PDF Event Video
4/16/2015 6:30 PMRegular Meeting Topic - Work Session on Tree RetentionAgenda PDFMinutes PDF Event Video
5/7/2015 6:30 PMRegular Meeting Topic: Tree Retention Work SessionAgenda PDFMinutes PDF Event Video
5/21/2015 6:30 PMRegular Meeting Topic:- Work Session Tree Retention & Introduction to Public Works Standards
Agenda PDFMinutes PDF Event Video
6/4/2015 6:30 PMRegular Meeting  Agenda PDFMinutes PDF Event Video
6/18/2015 6:30 PMRegular Meeting Tree Retention Public Hearing
Duthie Hill Report Update
Agenda PDFMinutes PDF Event Video
7/9/2015 6:30 PMRegular MeetingCancelled     
7/23/2015 6:30 PMRegular Meeting Topic:    Public Works Standards Work SessionAgenda PDF  Event Video
9/3/2015 6:30 PMRegular Meeting  Agenda PDF   
9/17/2015 6:30 PMRegular Meeting      
10/1/2015 6:30 PMRegular Meeting      
10/15/2015 6:30 PMRegular Meeting      
11/5/2015 6:30 PMRegular Meeting      
11/19/2015 6:30 PMRegular Meeting      
12/3/2015 6:30 PMRegular Meeting      
12/17/2015 6:30 PMRegular Meeting      


Staff Contact

Debbie Beadle, GIS Addressing/Community Development Support, (425) 295-0525