The Lenawee County Planning Commission (LCPC) has several responsibilities mandated by the Michigan Planning Enabling Act (P.A. 33 of 2008), the Michigan Zoning Enabling Act (P.A. 110 of 2006), and the Lenawee County Board of Commissioners. Duties include reviews and recommendations on township zoning ordinance amendments, community master plans, and farmland and open space preservation agreements. The LCPC also hosts an Annual Dinner each year and is responsible for maintaining the County Comprehensive Land Use Plan.
Membership and Staffing
The LCPC is made up of seven members appointed by the Lenawee County Board of Commissioners. In accordance with membership requirements of the Michigan Planning Enabling Act, the members represent a cross-section of township, city, county, and education officials.
- Ms. Carrie Dillon, Education Representative
- Ms. KZ (Karol) Bolton, Lenawee County Commission
- Mr. Keith Dersham (Secretary)
- Ms. Becky Liedel (Chair)
- Mr. Bruce Nickel
- Mr. Ralph Tillotson, Lenawee County Commission
- Mr. Dale Witt
The LCPC is staffed by Stephen Bezold, Region 2 Planning Commission Associate Planner.
2022 LCPC Meeting & Submittal Deadline Schedules
Thursday, January 20, 2022 canceled
Thursday, February 17, 2022 canceled
Thursday, March 17, 2022
Thursday, April 21, 2022
Thursday, May 19, 2022 canceled
Thursday, June 16, 2022*
Thursday, July 21, 2022
Thursday, August 18, 2022
Thursday, September 15, 2022
Thursday, October 20, 2022
Thursday, November 17, 2022
Thursday, December 15, 2022
Wednesday, January 12, 2022
Wednesday, February 9, 2022
Wednesday, March 9, 2022
Wednesday, April 13, 2022
Wednesday, May 11, 2022
Wednesday, June 8, 2022
Wednesday, July 13, 2022
Wednesday, August 10, 2022
Wednesday, September 7, 2022
Wednesday, October 12, 2022
Wednesday, November 9, 2022
Wednesday, December 7, 2022
The monthly meeting of the Lenawee County Planning Commission is scheduled for 6:00 pm in the Lenawee Room of the Human Services Building (1040 N. Winter Street, Adrian, Michigan).
In order for staff to review zoning proposals and prepared reports for County Planning Commissioners in a timely manner, requests must be submitted by 12:00 noon on the submittal dates in order to be considered by the Commission on the corresponding meeting date.
*This is the likely date of the LCPC’s Annual Dinner. Any business before the Commission will be considered during a 5:00 pm meeting held at the location of the Dinner.
R2PC Staff Responsibilities
The principal responsibilities of staff are to provide the LCPC with recommendations on zoning amendments; background information on PA 116 farmland agreement applications; and the preparation of meeting minutes and agendas. Staff also arranges the LCPC Annual Dinner.