MON - FRI 8:30 AM TO 4:30 PM
248-391-0304
2525 JOSLYN RD LAKE ORION MI 48360

Planning Commission


Board Members
Member Name Term Expiration Date
Justin Dunaskiss 12-31-22
Scott Reynolds 12-31-21
Joe St. Henry 12-31-21
John Steimel, Board Rep. 11-20-20
Kim Urbanowski 12-31-22
Don Walker 12-31-20
Don Gross 12-31-20

The Planning Commission was established pursuant to resolution of the Orion Township Board as authorized by Act 168, Michigan Public Act of 1959, as amended, and as confirmed by Act 33 of 2008, as amended.  The Commission consists of seven members, representing important segments of the community, such as economic, governmental, educational, and social development.

The purpose of the Planning Commission is to guide and promote the efficient, coordinated development of Orion Township in a manner which will best promote the health, safety, and general welfare of township residents. 

If you are interested in serving on the Planning Commission, vacancies and applications may be found on the Board & Commission Openings page.

MEETINGS
The Planning Commission meets the first and third Wednesdays of each month at 7:00 p.m. at the Orion Center, unless otherwise noted.  Meeting materials are provided below.  Click "more" to view Agenda Packets and Meeting Synopsis.  Questions may be directed to the Planning & Zoning Department.

2020 Meeting Dates:
  • January 15
  • February 5 & 19
  • March 4 & 18
  • April 1 & 15
  • May 6 & 20
  • June 3 & 17
  • July 1 & 15
  • August 5 & 19
  • September 2 & 16
  • October 7 & 21
  • November 4 & 18
  • December 2 & 16
Meeting Materials
2020 Planning Commission Meetings

08/19/20 Regular Meeting   Agenda & Packet      
08/05/20 Regular Meeting   Agenda & Packet   Synopsis     Video More...
07/15/20 Regular Meeting   Agenda & Packet   Synopsis   Minutes   Video
07/01/20 Regular Meeting - Canceled         More...
06/17/20 Regular Meeting - Canceled         More...
06/03/20 Regular Meeting   Agenda & Packet   Synopsis   Minutes   Video
05/20/20 Regular Meeting - Canceled         More...
05/06/20 Regular Meeting   Agenda & Packet   Synopsis   Minutes   Video
05/06/20 Public Hearing       Minutes  
04/15/20 Regular Meeting   Agenda & Packet   Synopsis   Minutes   Video
04/01/20 Regular Meeting - Canceled         More...
03/18/20 Regular Meeting - Canceled   Agenda & Packet      
03/04/20 Public Hearing       Minutes  
03/04/20 Regular Meeting   Agenda & Packet   Synopsis   Minutes   Video
02/19/20 Regular Meeting   Agenda & Packet   Synopsis   Minutes   Video
02/05/20 Regular Meeting   Agenda & Packet   Synopsis   Minutes   Video
01/15/20 Regular Meeting   Agenda & Packet   Synopsis   Minutes   Video
       
2019 Planning Commission Meetings

12/18/19 Regular Meeting   Agenda & Packet   Synopsis   Minutes   Video
12/04/19 Regular Meeting   Agenda & Packet   Synopsis   Minutes   Video
11/20/19 Regular Meeting   Agenda & Packet   Synopsis   Minutes   Video
11/06/19 Regular Meeting   Agenda & Packet   Synopsis   Minutes   Video
10/16/19 Public Hearing - PC-2019-48, The Cottages at Gregory Meadows (PUD) Eligibility and Concept Plan       Minutes  
10/16/19 Regular Meeting   Agenda & Packet   Synopsis   Minutes   Video
10/02/19 Regular Meeting   Agenda & Packet   Synopsis   Minutes   Video
10/02/19 Public Hearing - PC-2019-47, Lavender Ridge (PUD) Eligibility and Concept Plan       Minutes  
09/18/19 Regular Meeting   Agenda & Packet   Synopsis   Minutes   Video
09/04/19 Regular Meeting   Agenda & Packet   Synopsis   Minutes   Video
09/04/19 Public Hearing - PC-2019-41, Firestone Complete Auto Care Center Conditional Rezone Request       Minutes  
08/21/19 Regular Meeting   Agenda & Packet   Synopsis   Minutes   Video
08/21/19 Public Hearing        
08/07/19 Regular Meeting   Agenda & Packet   Synopsis   Minutes   Video
08/07/19 Public Hearing - PC-2019-33, Old Detroit Burger Bar Special Land Use Request       Minutes  
07/17/19 Regular Meeting   Agenda & Packet   Synopsis   Minutes   Video
07/03/19 Regular Meeting - Canceled         More...
06/19/19 Public Hearing - PC-2019-25, Silver Bell Bio Tech Conditional Rezone       Minutes  
06/19/19 Public Hearing - PC-2019-26, Silver Bell Retail Rezone       Minutes  
06/19/19 Public Hearing - PC-2019-24, St. Joseph Catholic Church & School Special Land Use Request and Site Plan       Minutes  
06/19/19 Regular Meeting   Agenda & Packet   Synopsis   Minutes   Video
06/05/19 Regular Meeting   Agenda & Packet   Synopsis   Minutes   Video
05/15/19 Regular Meeting   Agenda & Packet   Synopsis   Minutes   Video
05/15/19 Public Hearing - PC-2019-20, Orion Classic Car Club Conditional Rezone Request       Minutes  
05/01/19 Public Hearing - PC-2019-15, Breckenridge Townhomes Conditional Rezone Request       Minutes  
05/01/19 Regular Meeting   Agenda & Packet   Synopsis   Minutes  
04/17/19 Regular Meeting   Agenda & Packet   Synopsis   Minutes   Video
04/17/19 Public Hearing - PC-2019-09, Special Land Use for Tommy's Car Wash       Minutes  
04/17/19 Public Hearing - PC-2019-10, Special Land Use for Stadium Ridge Commercial       Minutes  
04/17/19 Public Hearing - PC-2019-11, Request to Conditionally Rezone For Firestone Complete Auto Care       Minutes  
04/10/19 Special Joint Meeting       Minutes  
04/10/19 Regular Meeting   Agenda & Packet   Synopsis   Minutes   Video
04/03/19 Public Hearing        
04/03/19 Regular Meeting   Agenda & Packet   Synopsis   Minutes   Video
03/20/19 Regular Meeting   Agenda & Packet   Synopsis   Minutes  
03/20/19 Special Joint Meeting       Minutes  
03/06/19 Regular Meeting - Canceled         More...
02/20/19 Regular Meeting   Agenda & Packet   Synopsis   Minutes  
02/06/19 Regular Meeting   Agenda & Packet   Synopsis   Minutes  
01/16/19 Public Hearing - PC-2019-01, Parcel B-1 Rezone Request       Minutes  
01/16/19 Regular Meeting   Agenda & Packet   Synopsis   Minutes  
01/02/19 Regular Meeting - Canceled         More...