Planning Commission


  • Chair – Paul Kangas (2025)
  • Darren Browen (2023)
  • Jon Sevald (2023)
  • Paul Crosland (2024)
  • Peter DeMuth (2024)

The Planning Commission serves 3 year terms and begins July 1st.

The Planning Commission advises the City Council on issues involving the establishment of and compliance with the Comprehensive Plan, the Zoning Ordinance, and the Subdivision Ordinances. The Commission reviews residential, commercial, and industrial development proposals in order to ensure compliance with the City’s goals and objectives set forth in the Comprehensive Plan, Zoning Ordinance, and Subdivision Ordinance. They then make a recommendation to the City Council on the proposal.

The Dayton Planning Commission regularly meets on the First Thursday of each month.  Meetings begin at 6:30 p.m. and are held at Dayton City Hall.  Please contact Alec Henderson,  Senior Planner, at 763-712-3221 for information related to this board. The agenda packets and meeting minutes are available to view online or at City Hall.

Please note: any changes to times or additional meetings can be found on our website calendar.