The Planning Commission considers matters dealing with land use as pertains to the City's Development Code and Oregon State Land Use Laws. The main purpose of the Commission is to review and approve applications for new subdivisions, consider requests for variances from standard development requirements and transportation planning studies and draft amendments to the Development Code. Decisions made by the Planning Commission can be appealed to the City Council. Any Code amendments are always referred to the City Council for consideration.

Planning Commission Meetings are open to the public. The Waldport Planning Commission usually meets on the 4th Monday of the month at 2:00 p.m. The meetings are normally held in the City Council Meeting Room, 125 Alsea Highway, unless otherwise noticed. The Council Meeting Room is accessible to all individuals. If you will need special accommodations to attend any of these meetings, please call City Hall, 541-264-7417, during normal office hours.

If you would like to contact the Planning Commissioners, you may do so by email or by leaving a message at City Hall.


Steve Barham

Kitty Kelleher

Jerry Phillips

Ruth Stole

Ray Woodruff

Kevin Yorks