Boards & Commissions

Planning Commission

The seven-member Milton Planning Commission reviews staff proposals, holds public hearings and submits recommendations to the City Council on amendments to the Comprehensive Plan, development plans and area-wide zoning proposals and text amendments.

The Planning Commission consists of seven members appointed by the Mayor and confirmed by the Council. The six-year terms terminate on the 31st day of May of the corresponding year. The Planning Commission has all the powers and duties specified by Chapter 35A.63 RCW, together with any other duties of authority conferred by the laws of the State, or by Milton’s Municipal Code.

The Planning Commission meets on the 2nd Wednesday of each month at 7:00 p.m.

If you wish to be placed on an email list please email the Planning Department, or call 253-922-8743.

The Planning Commission has a current vacancy!  If you are interested in becoming a member, please email for an application!


Current Board Members

Position 1 – Vacant
Term Expires 5/31/2023

Position 2 – Jacquelyn Whalen 
Term Expires: 5/31/2024

Position 3 – Alan Sweat
Term Expires: 5/31/2019

Position 4 – Ryan LaVergne
Term Expires:  5/31/2020

Position 5 – April Balsley
Term Expires: 5/31/2021

Position 6 – Jim Gillespie – Chair
Term Expires: 5/31/2022

Position 7 – Bruce White
Term Expires: 5/31/2022