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Planning Commission

Agendas and Minutes:   | 2008-2015 | 1999-2007
Oversees and reviews the planning process and planning issues.  Specific types of matters which come before the Planning Commission include revisions to the General Plan, Area Plans, Zoning Ordinance amendments, etc., including EIR and subdivision approvals. 

North Berkeley Senior Center (NBSC)
1901 Hearst Avenue
1st and 3rd Wednesdays, 7:00 p.m., except as noted.
Meeting times and locations may change, please check the community calendar  to verify.

Communications to Berkeley boards, commissions, or committees are public record and will become part of the City’s electronic records, which are accessible through the City’s website.  Please note:  e-mail addresses, names, addresses, and other contact information are not required, but if included in any communication to a City board, commission, or committee will become part of the public record.  If you do not want your e-mail address or any other contact information to be made public, you may deliver communications via U.S. Postal Service, or in person, to the Secretary of the relevant board, commission, or committee.  If you do not want your contact information included in the public record, please do not include that information in your communication.  Please contact the Secretary to the relevant board, commission, or committee for further information.

The Secretary of the commission is responsible for relaying all communications from the public to the members of the commission.  The Secretary’s contact information is listed below.
Communications received by 12:00 p.m. (noon), on Tuesday, the week before the meeting (eight days prior to meeting), will be included in the packet of materials mailed to the Commissioners before the meeting.  For additional information on communication with the Commissioners, click here.

For a list of current Commissioner names and any vacancies, click here and follow the link maintained by the City Clerk's office. We do not provide contact information for the individual Commissioners.

Secretary to the Commission:
Alex Amoroso
Planning & Development
(510) 981-7520

 Mailing Address:
Planning Commission
Alex Amoroso, Secretary
Land Use Planning Division
2120 Milvia St., 2nd Floor
Berkeley, CA  94704


The Downtown Area Plan

Please visit the Downtown Area Plan webpage for information on the DAP and other background information. For further information, please contact the project planner:

Alex Amoroso, Principal Planner
Phone:  (510) 981-7520

Enabling Legislation:
BMC Chapter 3.28 (1947)

Additional Information:
Commission Vacancies
Fair Procedures (Ex Parte) in Land Use Quasi-Judicial Public Hearings - Resolution No. 62,571-N.S. (PDF, 417 KB) 

Meeting Agendas & Minutes:

Agendas, Minutes are presented in PDF format. To view PDF files, download a free copy of Adobe Acrobat Reader.

Agendas and Minutes:  Current Year | 2008-2015 | 1999-2007

Staff Reports and Agenda Items:
Staff reports and agenda packet materials are linked to the individual agendas, and can be found by clicking on their respective links within the agendas. 

2016 Agendas and Minutes: 
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2016-04-03 - CANCELLED


2016-05-04 - CANCELLED


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2016-06-15     2016-06-15
2016-07-20   2016-07-20



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