Planning Commission

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 Comprehensive Plan and recommending changes to reflect new land use policies. One Commissioner is appointed for each Magisterial District.

Roanoke County Planning Commission Members

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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 October, November, and December.

  • Public Hearings
    First Tuesday of Each Month, 7 p.m, First Floor Board Meeting Room
  • Work Sessions
    Third Tuesday of Each Month, 6 p.m, 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). 

Most Recent Meeting Packet

Sign up online to address the Planning Commission


Archived Meeting Agendas, Minutes and Packets

Planning Commission Records: Online


Planning Commission Bylaws, Amended 2009 

Meeting Schedule

2020 Planning Commission Meeting Dates

Application Deadlines

2020 Deadlines and Public Hearing Dates

Upcoming Land Use Applications

Planning Commission Public Hearing DateBoard of Supervisors Public Hearing DateApplicationCommunity Meeting InformationStaff Contact
November 4, 2019 (Monday)
November 19, 2019 (Continued by the Board of Supervisors to no later than March, 2020)
Roanoke Valley Resource Authority

November 4, 2019 PCPH Packet
Thursday, October 17, 2019 

Monday, March 9, 2020
Philip Thompson 
December 2, 2019 (Monday)
Postponed at the request of the petitioner
Bane International Company, LLC 

Revised Concept Plan 11-22-2019 

December 2, 2019 PCPH Packet 

Letter from Petitioner Requesting to Postpone Petition 12/12/2019 

Notice from County 12/12/2019 

Tuesday, November 12, 2019
Rebecca James 

February 4, 2020
February 25, 2020
Michele Meinhart

Rebecca James 
March 3, 2020
Date has not been determined
Zoning Ordinance Amendments - Draft Floodplain Ordinance 2-4-2020  

PC Packet Zoning Ordinance Amendments - Draft Floodplain Ordinance

Philip Thompson 
May 5, 2020
May 25, 2020
Western Virginia Regional Industrial Facility Authority

Philip Thompson