Planning Commission members are appointed by the Board of County Commissioners by District. Members adopt and certify the County’s Master Plan, review and make recommendations on land use applications, conduct studies on future growth and land use, and recommend zoning and subdivision regulation amendments to the Board of County Commissioners. View information on providing public testimony or call Douglas County Planning at 303-660-7460.
The Planning Commission generally meets the first and third Mondays of the month, however, adjustments may be made for holidays. Administrative Organization Meetings begin at 5 p.m. and Public Hearings begin at 6 p.m. at the Philip S. Miller Building, 100 Third St., Castle Rock. Planning Commission meetings are streamed online for your convenience. Meeting dates and agendas are available by clicking here and selecting Planning Commission from the Meeting Group in the top left corner. Archived audio is available by clicking here.
Gary Godden – District I – Lone Tree
Amber Dedus – District I – Parker
John Griffith – District I – Parker
Peter Bierbaum – District II – Larkspur
Pam Schenck-Kelly – District II – Castle Rock
Clarence Hughes – District II – Castle Rock
Michael McKesson – District III – Highlands Ranch
Kurt Huffman – District III – Highlands Ranch
Erik Bostrom – District III – Highlands Ranch
James Geskey- District I Alternate – Parker
Vacant – District II Alternate (application review is in process)
Andy Markusfeld – District III Alternate Highlands Ranch
Upcoming – District III 2 positions – (applications being accepted through Nov. 25, 2019)
- Application for Appointment for Citizen Boards, Committees and Commissions, and External Boards – If you are interested in applying, please complete this online form.
- Boards, Commissions and Committees Code of Conduct (Code of Conduct does not apply to External Boards).
- Douglas County Volunteer Connect – Volunteer Connect of Douglas County, Colorado is a community resource provided by the Partnership of Douglas County Governments. The purpose of this site is to bring organizations in need of volunteers in touch with the individuals in our community who are looking for ways to help. The Volunteer Connect website is designed as a “one-stop-shop” for volunteers to search and sign up for opportunities that match their area of interest, location, and schedule.