Planning Commission

About the Commission

The Planning Commission makes recommendations to the City Council on the City’s Comprehensive Plan, the Subdivision Ordinance, and the Zoning Ordinance of the Municipal Code

The Planning Commission is comprised of nine volunteer Pasco residents appointed by the City Council. Members of this commission serve 6-year terms.


Position No.
Rosa Torres12/8/2022 to 2/2/2028
Mitchell Moffitt12/8/2022 to 2/2/2008
Paul Mendez-Vice Chair2/2/2018 to 2/2/2024
Kim Lehrman3/1/2021 to 2/2/2024
Abel Campos6/3/2019 to 2/2/2025
Dana Crutchfield1/9/2023 to 2/2/2028
Rachel Teel9/8/2020 to 2/2/2026
Jay Hendler9/8/2020 to 2/2/2026
Jerry Cochran-Chair2/2/2021 to 2/2/2026


  • Third Thursday of every month
  • 6:30 pm
  • City Hall, Council Chambers
    First Floor
    525 N.Third Avenue
    Pasco, WA 99301
    • Note: To enter City Hall for a meeting, please use the doors on the east side (parking lot side) of the building.
    • While in-person attendance at hearings is allowed, you can participate remotely. If you'd like to testify remotely, please register by 4 pm on meeting dates by filling out this form here.
      • After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas packets for the Planning Commission are in the Civicweb Meeting Portal.

Sign up here to receive notification by email when the current Planning Commission Agenda is posted.

Past Agendas and Minutes for the Planning Commission Board are available via the City's Laserfiche storage system.

Meeting Video

Planning Commission meetings are available to watch live via PSC-TV Channel 191 on Charter/Spectrum Cable in Pasco and Richland, online via streaming video and the City’s Facebook page. Previous meetings are available online via Pasco City Television On-Demand.

Get Involved

Interested in joining the Planning Commission? Fill out a Boards and Commissions Application.

  1. Community & Economic Development

    Physical Address
    City Hall
    525 N. 3rd Avenue
    Pasco, WA 99301

    Phone: : (509) 545-3441