Planning Commission


The Planning Commission makes recommendations to the City Council on land use issues such as rezoning, subdivisions, planned unit developments, special use reviews, and site and architectural plan reviews. Two members of the Commission also serve as liaisons to the Lafayette Open Space Advisory Committee and Historic Preservation Board.


  • The second and fourth Wednesday of the month at 6:00 PM
  • Council Chambers, 1290 S Public Road, Lafayette, Colorado

Information for Resident Comments

  • Submit written comments to the Planning Commission Secretary If your comments are received by 1pm on the day of the meeting, they will be added to the packet for that night. Written comments submitted for public input will not be read aloud during the meeting. 
  • There is a 5 minute time limit when addressing the Planning Commissioner for public comments during a Public Hearing and for "Items from the Public not on the Agenda."
  • Two to four members of the public may choose to "pool" their comment time by designating one speaker. Each resident is required to be in attendance at the meeting and approach the podium along with the designated speaker. Groups are asked to sign up with the staff planner and submit any electronic presentation materials by noon the day prior to the meeting. Please refer to the "Resident's Guide to the Planning Commission" below for additional details.
    • 2 residents pooling speaking time are allocated 7 minutes
    • 3 residents pooling speaking time are allocated 10 minutes
    • 4 residents pooling speaking time are allocated 15 minutes
  • View Resident's Guide to the Planning Commission
  • View the Planning Commission Bylaws
  1. Agendas & Minutes
  2. Members
  3. Contact

Agendas and minutes are available prior to the meetings. Draft minutes are also available.