Plan Commission seeking new members

DEARBORN – The City Plan Commission is seeking applicants from people interested in serving on the voluntary board, which assists in making recommendations to the City Council on zoning, regulations governing the platting of land, preparing the master plan, proposals for opening or vacating streets and alleys, and long range plans for capital improvements and capital expenditures.

City residency is required to serve on the commission. Commissioners cannot be current city employees.

Commissioners serve a three-year term without compensation. Meetings are typically on the second Monday of each month at 7 p.m. at City Hall. Commissioners are appointed by the mayor.

People interested in applying for the two vacancies should contact the Mayor’s Office to request an application. For more information, go to or contact the Mayor’s Office at 313-943-2300.