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Following a Public Hearing, the Planning Commission is authorized to make the final decision on the following types of applications:
- Administrative Appeals
- Preliminary Plats
Following an Informational Hearing, the Planning Commission makes a recommendation to Mayor and Council on the following types of applications:
- Rezoning & Annexations
- Special Exceptions
- Zoning Map Amendment
- Land Management Ordinance Text Amendment
- Comprehensive Plan
Planning Commission Function
The Planning Commission consists of seven City of Perry residents appointed by Mayor and Council. The function of the commission is to make informative recommendations and plans for the physical, social, and economic growth of Perry to promote the public health, safety, and welfare. Members are appointed to four-year terms, coinciding with the appointing council member’s term.
|Amy Kemp||Mayor Randall Walker||12/31/2021|
|Patricia Jefferson||Council Member Bynum-Grace||12/31/2021|
|Eric Edwards (Chairman)||Council Member Robert Jones||12/31/2021|
|Jim Mehserle||Council Member Darryl Albirtton||12/31/2021|
|Lawrence Clarington (Vice Chairman)||Council Member Willie King||12/31/2023|
|Charlie Griffis||Council Member Joy Peterson||12/31/2023|
|Brince Coody||Council Member Riley Hunt||12/31/2023|
2021 Planning Commission Meetings
Unless otherwise posted, all meetings of the Planning Commission and the City Council begin at 6:00 PM and are held at the Perry Arts Center, 1121 Macon Road, Perry, Georgia.
|Application Filing Deadline||Planning Commission Hearing||City Council First Reading||City Council Second Reading|
|December 14, 2020||January 11, 2021||February 2, 2021||February 16, 2021|
|January 11, 2021||February 8, 2021||March 2, 2021||March 16, 2021|
|February 8, 2021||March 8, 2021||April 6, 2021||April 20, 2021|
|March 15, 2021||April 12, 2021||May 4, 2021||May 18, 2021|
|April 12, 2021||May 10, 2021||June 1, 2021||June 15, 2021|
|May 17, 2021||June 14, 2021||July 6, 2021||July 20, 2021|
|June 14, 2021||July 12, 2021||August 3, 2021||August 17, 2021|
|July 12, 2021||August 9, 2021||September 7, 2021||September 21, 2021|
|August 16, 2021||September 13, 2021||October 5, 2021||October 19, 2021|
|September 20, 2021||October 18, 2021||November 16, 2021||December 7, 2021|
|October 11, 2021||November 8, 2021||December 7, 2021||December 21, 2021*|
|November 15, 2021||December 13, 2021||January 4, 2021**||January 18, 2021**|
|December 13, 2021||January 10, 2022||February 1, 2022**||February 15, 2022**|
*Meeting date subject to change or cancellation. **Meeting dates not finalized by City Council