(231) 264-9274

Planning Commission

The Elk Rapids Planning Commission is established as authorized by P.A. 33 of 2008, as amended, being the Michigan Planning Enabling Act, for the purpose of having planning and zoning in the Village, to create, organize, enumerate powers and duties, and to provide for the regulation and subdivision of land; coordinated and harmonious development of the Village; and to function in cooperation with other constituted authorities of incorporated and unincorporated areas within the State of Michigan. The Planning Commission performs its duties and exercises its powers as set forth in the Village of Elk Rapids Zoning and Unified Development Code, as amended.

The Planning Commission meets monthly on the fourth Tuesday of each month at 7 p.m. in the Government Center (315 Bridge St., Elk Rapids, MI 49629).

Royce Ragland – Chair
Phone: 231-264-0618
E-mail:  roycekr@aol.com

Wally Hibbard – Vice Chair
Phone: 231-264-9304
E-mail: wghibbard@gmail.com

Barb Mullaly – Council Representative
Phone: 231-264-6660
E-mail:  bmullaly@elkrapids.org

Lauren Dake
Phone: 231-342-5400
E-mail:  laurensdake@gmail.com

Matt Conrad
Phone: 231-492-5408
E-mail: matt.conrad@me.com

Jim Okonoski
Phone: 231-313-1681
E-mail: retiredo@aol.com

Richard Smith
Phone: 231-264-0115
E-mail: r1chsm1th@charter.net

Matt Lafferty – Planning & Zoning Administrator
Phone: 231-264-9274
E-mail: mlafferty@elkrapids.org

Additional Information and Documents
Planning Commission Agenda and Minutes Archive

Planning Commission Recordings Archive
Planning Commission Bylaws
Meeting Calendar
Village of Elk Rapids and Elk Rapids Township Collaborative Master Plan