Santa Fe County Planning Commission Looking For New Members

SANTA FE, NM – The Santa Fe County Growth Management Department (Land Use Department) is currently seeking interested members of the general public from Commission Districts 1, 3, 4, and 5 to serve on the Planning Commission for a two-year term beginning in January of 2021 and ending in January of 2023.

Commission Members are responsible for attending monthly public hearings on the 3rd Thursday of every month, where Planning Commission members listen to County staff recommendations, project application presentations and testimony from the public. The Planning Commission subsequently makes land development related decisions and recommendations to the Board of County Commissioners (BCC). Projects heard by this commission range from variance requests to Conditional Use Permits and Planned Development Districts.

Planning Commission Members must have a computer, email, and internet access to be able to view packet material for the meetings and access the public meetings via WebEx.

Interested individuals should submit a letter of interest and resume to:

Santa Fe County Growth Management Department

Attn: Vicki Lucero P.O. Box 276

Santa Fe, New Mexico 87504-0276


Phone: (505) 986-6222

Application Deadline is Friday, November 13, 2020 at 5pm.