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Planning Commission

The Planning Commission

The Planning Commission is an advisory committee to Council that reviews zoning related ordinances, subdivision and re-zoning requests, holds public hearings, engages in long-range Town planning and other requirements as outlined by the State of South Carolina Legislature and delegated by Town Council.  Meetings are scheduled for the second Wednesday of every month at 6:00 P.M. in the Town Hall Council Chambers. The Planning Commission is comprised of seven members appointed by Town Council on a three-year rotating basis. 

Attention Residents!

In September 2022 several seats on various Boards and Commissions will expire. Residents are encouraged to participate in the community through a three-year commitment to one of the various Boards or Commission. See below for available seats and applications. For further information on the function of each Board or Commission contact Andy Benke; Joe Henderson or Charles Drayton

See below for available positions and applications. 

Upcoming Public Hearing

The Town of Sullivan's Island Planning Commission will be holding a public hearing to consider grammatical revisions, correction of scrivener’s errors and update of annotations for the recodification of Chapter 21 of the Town Code of Ordinances (Zoning Ordinance). A complete list of these corrections may be reviewed below:

Current Members 

  • Charlie Cole
  • Gallia Coles
  • Mark Howard
  • Carl Hubbard
  • David Peterseim
  • Amanda Poletti
  • Laura Schroeder

Current Applications

419 Station 23 Street: Heirs of Rovena Hazel and Ronald Robert Mikell Trust, co-applicants, request approval of lot line changes for two existing parcels, TMS# 529-06-00-106 and TMS# 529-06-00-107. This resubdivision involves making line changes in accordance with Town Code Section 17-19 (Planning Commission) and Zoning Ordinance Sections 21-12 A (Lot Subdivision).


Meeting Schedule

Meeting Date Agenda
January 12, 2022 January Planning Commission Agenda
February 9, 2022 February Planning Commission Cancelled
March 9, 2022 March Planning Commission Agenda (PDF)
April 13, 2022 April Planning Commission Agenda (PDF)
May 11, 2022 May Planning Commission Agenda (PDF)
June 8, 2022 June Planning Commission Agenda (PDF)
July 13, 2022 July Planning Commission Cancelled
August 10, 2022 August Planning Commission Cancelled
September 14, 2022 September Planning Commission Agenda
October 12, 2022 October Planning Commission Agenda
November 9, 2022 November Planning Commission Agenda
December 14, 2022 December Planning Commission Agenda


Minutes of the Planning Commission meetings are not available until approved by a formal vote of the Commission. Therefore, meeting minutes are normally posted after approval the following month. The current years minutes can be found below. Prior meeting minutes can be found on the Planning Commission Minutes Archives page.

2022 Approved Minutes