Planning & Zoning Commission


The Story County Planning and Zoning Commission consists of seven members appointed by the Board of Supervisors. All members of the Commission are residents of Story County with a majority of the members residing in the unincorporated portions of the county. Commission members are appointed to five-year terms.

The Planning and Zoning Commission meets monthly, on the first working Wednesday of each month. The Commission recommends actions on subdivision plats, amendments to the land use policies and regulations, and rezoning requests to the Board of Supervisors. All meetings of the Planning and Zoning Commission are open to the public.

Related Resources

Application for Appointment (PDF)

Commission Responsibilities (PDF)

Organizational Policy/Rules of Procedure (PDF)

Commission Membership (five year terms):

Term Expires:
Marvin Smith, Chair
Jonathan Sherwood, Vice Chair
Doug Moore12/31/2023
P.J. McBride12/31/2021
Gina McAndrews12/31/2024
Kathy Mens12/31/2022
Cheryl Moss12/31/2020


2020 Meeting Schedule (PDF); Call to order 4:00 PM

2nd floor of Administration Building ~ 900 Sixth St. ~ Nevada, IA 50201

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings.

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Minutes are available following approval.

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Audio transcripts as available.

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