The Mayor of Olathe appoints commission members subject to confirmation by the Olathe City Council.
The purpose of the Planning Commission is to adopt and amend regulations governing subdivisions; to approve plats and recommend zoning changes.
Members serve three years.
Planning Commission Members:
- Dean Vakas - Chairman
- Shirley Allenbrand
- Chip Corcoran
- Ryan Freeman
- Jeremy Fry
- Ryan Nelson
- Barry Sutherland
- Marcia Youker
Meetings are typically held on the second and fourth Monday at 7 p.m. in the City Hall Council Chamber, 100 E. Santa Fe. St., Olathe, KS.
Sometimes continuances to scheduled public hearings are necessary. Please visit Planning Commissions Meetings to confirm if a public hearing you are interested in is still on the agenda.
The staff liaison is the City Planning Manager, who serves as secretary for the Planning Commission, 913-971-8750.