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Wanted: new planning commissioner

Lakewood has an opening on its Planning Commission for a representative from Ward 5, which is the southern part of Lakewood. The term for the Ward 5 representative will run through March 31, 2017.

Applications are available at The deadline to apply is Jan. 31. For additional information, contact Teri Colvin at or 303-987-7596.


The Planning Commission conducts public hearings on rezoning and subdivision applications, approves certain special-use permits and reviews site plans. Planning Commission members also serve on the City's Board of Adjustment.

The commission meets at 7 p.m. the first and third Wednesdays of each month for regular meetings and at 6:30 p.m. on the second and fourth Wednesdays of each month for study sessions.

Posted on: Monday, January 13, 2014