Planning Commission

Robert Bandy, Chairman
Term Expires: 12/31/20

Scott Bishop
Term Expires: 12/31/18

Leopoldo Espino
Term Expires 12/31/18

Bob Felker
Term Expires: 12/31/18

Kevin Nehring, Vice Chairman
Term Expires: 12/31/18

Mario Nunez
Term Expires: 12/31/20

Katie Wettlaufer
Term Expires: 12/31/19

Planning Commission PhotoThe Planning Commission is an advisory body to the City Council. The Commission conducts public meetings on the second Monday of each month at 6:30 p.m. in City Council Chamber at 850 S. Madera Avenue.

The Planning Commission is made up of 7 members of the community who serve 3-year terms. The role of the Planning Commission is to advise the City Council and to make recommendations on the following planning related matters:

  • Ensure that development within the City is consistent with the goals and objectives of the 2027 General Plan.
  • Review land use entitlement applications such as subdivision maps, parcel maps, and conditional use permits.
  • Recommend updates to regulations, programs and ordinances as required for the systematic implementation of the General Plan.

The City of Kerman encourages community involvement when making decisions which will affect its constituents. Commission and Committee members are Kerman residents who volunteer their time to communicating community needs and concerns to City personnel.

You are encouraged to take an active role in the community and apply to serve on the Planning Commission.

To be eligible, you must reside within close proximity to the City of Kerman and be a registered voter. Commission members serve renewable four years terms.

Applications are available online, or by contacting City Clerk, 850 S. Madera Ave, Kerman, CA, at (559) 846-9384.

Commission-Committee Application

The City of Kerman appreciates your interest!

Contact Information
Contact with the Kerman Planning Commission can be facilitated through:

Olivia Pimentel
Planning Commission Secretary
850 S. Madera Avenue
Kerman, CA 93630
(559) 846-9386