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Planning Commission


  • Second and fourth Wednesday of each month, starting at 7:00 p.m.
  • Mayor and Council Chambers
    Rockville City Hall
    111 Maryland Avenue
    Rockville, MD 20850
  • Meetings are televised live on Rockville Channel 11

Agendas and Minutes
Agendas and agenda materials are generally available one week prior to each scheduled meeting. Minutes are available after approval by the Commission.
View Agendas and Minutes


  • Charles Littlefield, Chair
    Term expires: July 1, 2018
  • Anne Goodman
    Term expires: July 1, 2018
  • Don Hadley
    Term expires: November 1, 2015
  • David Hill
    Term expires: June 1, 2016
  • Jack Leiderman
    Term expires: February 1, 2016
  • Gail Sherman
    Term expires: April 1, 2020
  • John Tyner, II
    Term expires: April 1, 2016

Staff Liaison:
  • Andrew Gunning
    Assistant Director, CPDS

About the Planning Commission
The Planning Commission is a seven-member body charged with formulating a master plan for the City of Rockville and revising the plan when necessary. The commission also:
  • Reviews and makes recommendations to the Mayor and Council on all applications for map and text amendments and project plans
  • Reviews and makes recommendations to the Board of Appeals on all special exception applications
  • Reviews and decides on applications for site plans
  • Reviews and approves all subdivision plans and plats
  • Initiates and conducts planning studies and functions as are necessary in the overall planning operation of the City

Terms of members are overlapping and run for five years. The body elects its own chair.

Adequate Public Facilities Ordinance Committee
Find out about the Adequate Public Facilities Ordinance Review Committee, established by the Planning Commission to study the City's Adequate Public Facilities Ordinance and Standards.

Important Documents

Important Note!

As defined in Ordinance No. 13-13 (see link below), all applicants are required to complete the Statement of Financial Interests and submit along with the Expression of Interest Form

Ordinance 13-13 (Public Ethics)
Expression of Interest Form
Statement of Financial Interests Form

Staff Liaison
Andrew Gunning | Email 
111 Maryland Avenue
Rockville, MD 20850
Ph: 240-314-8206