Planning and Zoning Commission

The Planning and Zoning Commission acts as an advisory board to the City Council on land use and zoning matters. The Planning and Zoning Commission holds public hearings as required by law and makes recommendations to the City Council on all matters relating to comprehensive plans, zoning district map amendments, zoning ordinance text amendments, urban renewal areas and other matters affecting land use and development within the City as provided in Chapter 414 of the Code of Iowa and the City Zoning Ordinance. 


Begining in March, 2020, the Planning and Zoning Commission will meet on the first Thursday of each month, or on call of the Chairman if a special meeting is necessary. The meetings are held in the City of Clive Council Chambers at 1900 NW 114th St. at 5:30 p.m. The presence of four members is necessary to constitute a quorum.    

Current Development Schedule

The seven members, residents of the city, each serve five-year terms on the Planning and Zoning Commission. Members are appointed by the Mayor and approved by the City Council.

Gary Benjamin
Terrence Brown
Teri Ernst
Terry Harrington
Deb Havermann
David Kading
Brad Voorhees