Planning Commission

PC Board Overview:

The Hagerstown Planning Commission is responsible for guiding the City's growth and to ensure that development occurs in appropriate areas in an orderly and efficient manner compliant with the adopted Comprehensive Plan of the City of Hagerstown.  The Commission reviews all site plans and subdivision proposals within the corporate limits of the City of Hagerstown and makes recommendations to the Mayor & City Council on rezoning requests, ordinance amendments, and comprehensive plan updates.


The commission consists of seven members. One of these may be an ex-officio member (a member of the City Council). Each member serves a five-year term.

Term Expires
The Honorable Matthew Schindler - Ex Officio
Christina DavisOctober 31, 2024
Tamara MartinezMay 30, 2024
James StoneJune 30, 2028
Ronald Thomas May 1, 2026
Judy Wheeler July 31, 2028
Sean FlahertyMay 1, 2026


The Planning Commission meets twice each month, at 4:00 p.m. on the second Wednesday and at 7:00 p.m. on the last Wednesday.

2023 PC Meeting Schedule

While the City is no longer under a Civil Emergency for the pandemic, it is still advisable for visitors to City Hall to take precautions as suggested by the CDC.  Social distancing and masking is recommended, although not required at this time.

Agendas, Minutes & Annual Reports:

Agendas are available prior to the meetings.

Agenda | Archives

Most Recent Minutes | View All

November 8, 2023 Meeting Packet

Annual reports give a break down of the Planning Commission's projects.

Most Recent Report | View All


Should you be interested in applying to serve as a volunteer committee member for the Hagerstown Planning Commission, please fill out the Boards and Commissions Resume of Interest Form.