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.
- Mr. Bob Behnke, 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 Grant Bauman, Region 2 Planning Commission Principal Planner.
2021 LCPC Meeting & Submittal Deadline Schedules
Thursday, January 21, 2021
Thursday, February 18, 2021
Thursday, March 18, 2021 (cancelled) Thursday, April 15, 2021 (cancelled)
Thursday, May 20, 2021
Thursday, June 17, 2021
Thursday, July 15, 2021
Thursday, August 19, 2021
Thursday, September 16, 2021
Thursday, October 21, 2021
Thursday, November 18, 2021
Thursday, December 16, 2021
Wednesday, January 13, 2021
Wednesday, February 10, 2021
Wednesday, March 10, 2021
Wednesday, April 7, 2021
Wednesday, May 12, 2021
Wednesday, June 9, 2021
Wednesday, July 7, 2021
Wednesday, August 11, 2021
Wednesday, September 8, 2021
Wednesday, October 13, 2021
Wednesday, November 10, 2021
Wednesday, December 8, 2021
The monthly meeting of the Lenawee County Planning Commission is scheduled for 6:30 pm in the Lenawee Room of the Human Services Building
(1040 N. Winter Street, Adrian, Michigan).
When a meeting takes place remotely via Zoom due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the login information is provided in the agenda packet.
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.
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.