Planning Commission


  • 7 p.m.
  • 2nd and 4th Wednesday of each month
  • Seaside City Hall Council Chambers
    440 Harcourt Avenue
    Seaside, CA 93955

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
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The Planning Commission consists of seven members of the Seaside community, appointed by the City Council to a four-year term of office.
  • John Owens (Chair)
  • Michael Lechman (Vice Chair)
  • Keith Dodson
  • Margaret Leighton
  • Paul Mugan
  • Denise Ross
  • Arlington LaMica
  • Michael Spalletta

About the Commission

The duties of the Planning Commission are to prepare and periodically review and revise, as necessary, the City’s General Plan and implement the General Plan through actions including, but not limited to, the administration of specific plans and zoning and subdivision ordinances.

For information on planning permits issued by the Commission, visit the Planning Division.


If you are interested in being considered for service on the Planning Commission, please click here to download an application.

Contact Us

For More Information on the Planning Commission: Please Contact Staff Liaison Rick Medina - Senior Planner at (831) 899-6726
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