Planning Commission

About the Planning Commission

The Planning Commission is comprised by five members appointed by the City Council. The Planning Commission takes on a number of duties, including:

  • Preparing and making recommendations on the General Plan.
  • Initiating and reviewing our Zoning Ordinance.
  • Receiving and acting upon applications, hearing appeals and performing a variety of other functions and duties specified in State Code or our Municipal Code.


The Planning Commission meets the first and third Mondays of the month at 7 p.m. in the City Hall Council Chambers, 600 Elm St., San Carlos.

Current Planning Commission Members

Commissioner Email Term Expiration
Shannon Bergman 6/30/2019
Don Bradley 6/30/2022
John Dugan  6/30/2021
Jim Iacoponi 6/30/2021
David Roof 6/30/2021


The City is currently accepting applications to fill one (1) vacant seat on the Planning Commission. Click here for recruitment information.

More Information

For more information, email the Planning Division at or call (650) 802-4263.