PLANNING ADVISORY COMMISSION
CLERK OF COUNCIL’S DATA SHEET
(REVISED OCTOBER 9, 2007)
(REVISED SEPTEMBER 21, 1991)
(SUPERCEDES AUGUST 14, 1990 REVISION)


CREATED BY: Ordinance No. 84-6, adopted January 31, 1984, as amended by Ordinance No. 90-75, adopted August 14, 1990, as amended by Ordinance No. 07-69, adopted October 9, 2007 as codified as Sec. 22-38, Columbus Code.

CHARTER REFERNCE: No current reference. (A former reference, Sec. 4-611, was deleted by Act. No. 1237, Ga. Laws 1980. See Section 4-103, General Provisions Concerning Boards, Commissions and Authorities.

COLUMBUS CODE REFERENCE: See Sec. 22-38 (A) through (D) (5). See also, Sec. 2-1, 2-3.01, 2-3.02 and 2-3.1 for general provision relating to all boards, commissions, authorities and committees.

COMPOSITION OF BOARD: Nine regular members. (Sec. 22-38 (B), Columbus Code)

QUALIFICATIONS OF MEMBERS: Not addressed by Ordinance 85-6, Sec. 22-38, Columbus Code, but see Sec. 2-3, 2-3.02 (a) Col. Code for general qualifications for all boards.

MEMBERS APPOINTED BY: Not addressed by Ord. 85-6, Sec. 22-38, Columbus Code, but members have always been appointed by the Columbus Council.

TERMS OF OFFICE: Three years. (Sec-38 (B), Columbus Code)

POWERS, DUTIES, AND RESPONSIBILITIES: See Sec. 22-38. 22-38 (D), Columbus Code.

COMPENSATION: Not addressed by above Columbus Code sections, but the members have never been compensated.

SUCCESSION OF MEMBERS: See Col. Code, Sec 2-1, for general provision applying to all boards, commissions and authorities.

OTHER REFERENCES: See Clerk of Council’s list of Miscellaneous General Provisions applying to all boards, commission, authorities and committees to which members are appointed and/or confirmed by the Columbus Council.




Board:PLANNING ADVISORY COMMISSION
Organization:Planning Advisory CommissionNo. of Members9
Address:Government Center Tower 100 10th Street Columbus, GA 31902Phone:
Fax:
706-653-4116
706-653-4120
Contact:Will JohnsonTitle:Zoning Administrator
General Counsel:N/A
Meeting Date:1st and 3rd Wednesday of each month
Charge/Mission:This board serves in an advisory capacity to the Planning Division with regard to a comprehensive plan or parts thereof for the development and redevelopment of Columbus, (b) regulations for the subdivision of land and amendments thereto, (c) an official map of Columbus and amendments thereof, and (d) other such matters as may be required by ordinance. It has nine members, all of which are appointed by the Columbus Council (Columbus Code, Sec. 22-38)
Board Member:Travis Chambers SD-29 (Oath 11-21-08)
9448 Midland Woods Drive Midland, GA 31820
Appointed By:Council (Terms)
11-10-08/3-31-2011
(fill) Joe Alexander
4-1-11/3-31-2014
4-22-14/3-31-17
Term Begins:04/01/2014Term Ends:03/31/2017
Board Member:Walter Calhoun SD-15 (Oath 5-26-09)
2526 Foley Drive
Columbus, GA 31906
Appointed By:Council (Terms)
05-18-09/03-31-2012
(suc) Michael Eddings
04-1-12/03-31-2015
Term Begins:04/01/2012Term Ends:03/31/2015
Board Member:Ralph King SD-29
(Oath)
124 Brandon Hall Drive Columbus, GA 31909
Appointed By:Council (Terms)
6-16-09/3-31-2012
(suc) Karl Douglass, Jr.
04-1-12/03-31-2015
Term Begins:04/01/2012Term Ends:03/31/2015
Board Member:Joseph C. Brannan SD-15 (Oath)
1811 Park Drive
Columbus GA 31906
Appointed By:Council (Terms)
9-11-2012/3-31-2015
(fill) Darryl Holloman
Term Begins:04/01/2012Term Ends:03/31/2015
Board Member:Frank Etheridge, III SD-15 (Oath)
1519 Elmwood Drive
Columbus, GA 31906
Appointed By:Council (Terms)
4-1-2013/3-31-2016
(suc) David Johnson
Term Begins:04/01/2013Term Ends:03/31/2016
Board Member:Edward Kinner SD-29
(Oath) 6814 Creekview Court
Columbus, GA 31904
Appointed By:Council (Terms)
4-1-13/3-31-2016
(suc) Cathy Hodge
Term Begins:04/01/2013Term Ends:03/31/2016
Board Member:Kathleen Mason SD-29
(Oath)
8640 Revere Court
Midland, GA 31820
Appointed By:Council (Terms)
8-9-11/3-31-2013
(fill) Lucy Sheftall
4-1-13/3-31-2016
Term Begins:04/01/2013Term Ends:03/31/2016
Board Member:Michael Greenblatt SD-29 (Oath)
7251 Midland Road
Midland, GA 31820
Appointed By:Council (Terms)
6-26-12/8-31-2014
(fill) late Fred Ghent
Term Begins:09/01/2011Term Ends:08/31/2014
Board Member:Wallace Davis SD-15
(Oath 04-11-2014)
801 Hardegree Drive
Columbus, GA 31907
(706) 687-8144/
(706) 577-8004
Appointed By:Council (Terms)
2-11-14/8-31-2014
(fill) Zeph Baker
Term Begins:09/01/2011Term Ends:08/31/2014
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