Planning Commission


  • 7 p.m.
  • First Tuesday of the month
  • Clearwater City Hall
    129 E Ross Avenue
    Clearwater, KS 67026

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

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The Clearwater Planning Commission consists of seven members. The board is composed of five members who reside within the city limits and two who reside outside the city limits (within the school district boundaries).

Below are the current members and their terms:

George Rudy, Chair
2015 - 2019
Matt Bates
2016 - 2020City
Lyle Berntsen2016 - 2020City
Jennifer Clark2015 - 2019County
Crystal Luckner2015 - 2019County
Chad Pike2016 - 2020City
Ron Witt2015 - 2019City


The Clearwater Planning Commission is responsible for establishing city zoning regulations and recommending alterations to those regulations to City Council. The Commission also reviews and comments on city improvements; plans, plats, or re-plats of subdivisions or re-subdivisions of land; and improvements to public streets and parks.

The Planning Commission is referenced in City Ordinance Number 274 and Section 2.32.020 of Codified Code and K.SA. 12-701 to 12-715b.

Apply to be a Member

Are you interested in serving on the Planning Commission? Please complete the online application or paper application (PDF).