Planning Commission

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Seven members to be interviewed and appointed by the Board of Supervisors for terms of four years. Meets the last Wednesday of every month at 5:00 p.m. in the Sierra Room of the Carson City Community Center, 851 East William Street.


To follow the requirements on the Carson City Charter, Title 17 and Title 18 of the Carson City Municipal Code, and NRS 278.

Typical Duties

The approval of special use permits and variances; advisory recommendations to the Board of Supervisors on subdivisions, rezoning of property, master plan amendments and street abandonments.


  • Paul Esswein, Chairman
    • Current Term Expires 06/2019
    • Initial Term 06/2011
    • Reappointment 8/2015
  • Mark Sattler,  Vice Chair   
    • Current Term Expires 06/2020
    • Initial Term 01/2011 
    • Reappointment 07/12
  • John "Walt" Owens
    • Current Term Expires 06/2017
    • Initial Term 06/2013
  • Charles Borders, Jr. 
    • Current Term Expires 06/2018
    • Initial Term 08/2016
  • Daniel Salerno 
    • Current Term Expires 06/2018
    • Initial Term 05/2015
  • Monica Green 
    • Current Term Expires 06/2017
    • Initial Term 05/2015
  • Elyse Monroy
    • Current Term Expires 06/2019
    • Initial Term 08/2015

Contact Us

Administrative services for the Planning Commission are performed by the Planning Division.
» Go the the Planning Division Page


» Go to the Minutes of previous Commission hearings

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