City Planning Commission (CPC)

During the City Planning Commission pre-meeting on Monday, May 23, 2022, the second batch of draft code was released for community review and input. Virtual public meetings occurred in mid-June where the community had an opportunity to hear a presentation on this batch of draft code, ask questions, and provide input.  

The CPC will hold a virtual Special Session to discuss the second batch of draft code on August 8, 2022 at 5:00 pm via Zoom. The meeting will be livestreamed and can be viewed at

Anyone who would like to submit a comment on the City’s Zoning Alignment Project may do so at  

This seven member citizen commission has jurisdiction and authority in the issuance of Special Permits, subdivision approvals, and a wide range of other matters. The Planning Commission also makes recommendations to City Council regarding Zoning Text and Map amendments.

>>>Agendas and Decision Grids

>>> Map with attached Project Info (Staff Report) 

>>>Hearing Dates and Application Deadlines

>>>How to COMMENT on a current case

>>>Submitting an Application

>>>About the Planning Commission and Membership Info


Wes Grooms
Phone: (585) 428-6637
Zoning Office
30 Church St. Rm. 125B
Rochester, NY 14614