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Planning Commission (appointed by District)
The Planning Commission, an advisory board to the Board of Supervisors, makes recommendations on a variety of land use issues. The Commission is also charged with preparing and maintaining the Community Plan and recommending changes to reflect new land use policies.

Roanoke County Planning Commission Members
2017 Planning Commission

 Jim Woltz
Windsor Hills District
Paul Mahoney 
 Cave Spring District
Wayne Bower
 Hollins District 

Rick James
Vinton District

Troy Henderson 


Unless otherwise noted, all Planning Commission meetings are held at the Roanoke County Administration Center, 5204 Bernard Drive. See the Planning Commission Work Session and Public Hearing Dates for specific days.  Meetings are typically held as noted below except for November and December.
  • Public Hearings
          First Tuesday of Each Month, 7:00 PM, First Floor Board Meeting Room
  • Work Sessions
          Third Tuesday of Each Month, 6:00 PM, Fourth Floor Training Room

Meeting Packets
Meeting packets (agenda, draft minutes, applications, and other information) are available prior to the meetings (files may be large)


Archived Meeting Agendas, Minutes and Packets


Meeting Schedule
Application Deadlines

Upcoming Land Use Applications
Planning Commission Public Hearing Date  Board of Supervisors Public Hearing Date Application Community Meeting Information Staff Contact 
November 6, 2017 

Continued to Monday, December 4, 2017

Date has not been confirmed
Date has not been confirmed Zoning Ordinance Amendments (Floodplain Overlay)

Working Draft 

Planning Commission Packet for 11-6-2017

Planning Commission Packet 12-4-2017

 Philip Thompson
September 4, 2018 September 25, 2018  Southwest Virginia Wildlife Center of Roanoke, Inc. 

Planning Commission Packet 9-4-2018
   Brian Hughes
 September 4, 2018  September 25, 2018 Michael Sanctuary and Dezaray Allaire    Rebecca James 
 September 4, 2018  Date has not been confirmed Working Draft - Zoning Ordinance Amendments (Signs)    Rebecca James

 September 4, 2018 September 25, 2018  Regional Greenway Plan    Philip Thompson 
 October 2, 2018

Continued to  November 5, 2018 (Monday)
November 20, 2018 Horace M. Obenchain 

October 2, 2018 Planning Commission Public Hearing Packet

  Tara Pattisall
 November 5, 2018 (Monday) November 20, 2018 Richard Atkinson and Kay Atkinson
Brian Hughes 

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Green Ridge Rd, Wood Haven Rd and Thirlane Rd Through Truck Restriction Public Hearing
Public Notice: The Roanoke County Board of Supervisors is considering through truck restrictions on Green Ridge Road, Wood Haven Road and Thirlane Road. The restrictions would not apply to pickup or panel trucks. Read on...