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Planning and Zoning Board
Responsibilities
The Planning and Zoning Board deals in matters relating to zoning uses and development of land uses; investigates special studies; establishes principles, objectives and policies for the planned use and development of land; prepares and maintains plans for the future development of the City; conducts public hearings; reviews and makes recommendations for special exceptions and variances to the Board of Adjustment; reviews and makes recommendations for zoning district amendments, comprehensive plan amendments, site plans over three acres and subdivision plans and forwards recommendations to the City Council; reviews proposed ordinances and forwards recommendations to the City Council.

Composition
The Planning and Zoning Board for the City of West Melbourne is made up of seven volunteer members appointed by the City Council along with a non-voting School Board Appointed Member. Members of this Board serve for a period of two years (four seats are up for appointment on even numbered years and three seats are up for appointment on odd numbered years). None of the appointed members of the Planning and Zoning Board shall hold any other public office or position within the City and all members shall be residents of and registered voters within the City.

Board vacancies will be posted on this web page, The Sun Newsletter, and within City Hall.  If you are interested in serving on the Planning and Zoning Board, and you meet the foregoing criteria, please complete the Application for Board Vacancy form, attach your resume and submit the form and your resume to Sue Frank, City Clerk, City of West Melbourne, 2240 Minton Road, West Melbourne, FL 32904-4917.

Questions & Comments
Christy Fischer Planning and Economic Development Director is the staff liaison to the board and can be contacted at 321-837-7778 or by email.

Meetings
The Planning and Zoning Board meets in the Judge T. Mitchell Barlow Council Chambers at the Veterans Memorial Complex, 2285 Minton Road, West Melbourne, FL 32904-4916 at 7:00 pm on the 2nd Tuesday of each month.

Planning and Zoning Board Members
Jim Liesenfelt
Chair
820 Hunters Creek Drive
Ph: 951-1701
Term of Service: 11/13 - 11/15
Chris Jaudon
Vice Chair
2624 Bradfordt Drive
Ph: 728-3353
Term of Service: 11/12 - 11/14
Email Chris Jaudon
Fritz Kawohl
1380 W. New Haven Avenue
Ph: 727-8373
Term of Service: 11/12 - 11/14
     
Harry Stapor
640 Manor Place
Ph: 725-4994
Term of Service: 11/13 - 11/15
Email Harry Stapor
Craig Suman
2426 Crystal Oaks Lane
Ph: 725-1574
Term of Service: 11/13 - 11/15
Email Craig Suman
Mark Vorce
554 Jean Circle
Ph: 951-0075
Term of Service: 11/12 - 11/14
Email Mark Vorce
     
Paul Bernkopf
2591 Stratford Pointe Drive
Ph: 725-8477
Term of Service: 11/12-11/14
Email Paul Bernkopf
Reagan Masone
School Board Appointed Member
3960 Minton Road
Ph: 676-5252
Term of Office: 6/13 - 6/14
Email Reagan Masone
Andrea Young
City Council Liaison
Ph: 726-8197
Email Andrea Young