Planning Commission


  • 5:30 p.m.
  • 1st Thursday of every month
  • City Hall
    203 S. Commerce Ave.
    Russellville, AR 72801

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
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  • Wendell Miller, Chairperson
  • Don Jacimore, Vice Chairperson
  • Justin Cothren, Secretary
  • Cody Black, Member
  • John Choate, Member
  • Luke Duffield, Member
  • Shirley Hatley, Member
  • Cheryl Monfee, Member
  • Larry Smith, Member

City Liaisons


Ordinance #1997 (PDF) authorized the creation of the Russellville Planning Commission. It shall be the duty of the commissioners of the Planning Commission to carry out and execute the duties assigned to the Planning Commission under the provision of Ark. Code. Ann. § 14-56-401 et. seq. and any other state law pertaining to municipal planning and zoning as well as the current City of Russellville Zoning Code, their amendments or replacements, and any other municipal ordinance which confers a duty to perform by the Planning Commission.

The term of a Planning Commissioner shall be 6 years. One member of the Planning Commission is to be a currently serving Alderman of the City Council of the City of Russellville and shall have no voting privileges. The other 9 members of the Planning Commission shall be qualified by knowledge or experience to act upon matters pertaining to the physical, social and economic development of the City of Russellville. Of the 9 members, 2/3 of the members shall not hold any other municipal office or appointment except membership in the Board of Adjustment or a joint planning agency.

The Planning Department has information about meeting deadlines, and application requirements. please email either the City Planner or the Planning Assistant with your questions.

Land Use Application Dates

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Remaining 2020 Dates

Hearing Dates
Application Deadline
November 23, 2020November 3, 2020
December 28, 2020December 8, 2020

2021 Dates

Hearing DatesApplication Deadline
January 7, 2021December 15, 2020
February 4, 2021January 12, 2021
March 4, 2021February 9, 2021
April 1, 2021March 9, 2021
May 6, 2021April 13, 2021
June 3, 2021May 11, 2021
July 1, 2021June 8, 2021
August 5, 2021July 13, 2021
September 2, 2021August 10, 2021
October 7, 2021September 14, 2021
November 4, 2021October 12, 2021
December 2, 2021November 9, 2021