Planning Commission


  • 5:00 p.m.
  • First and third Thursday of every month

Minutes & Recordings
The City of Gig Harbor maintains minutes of the official proceedings in which city business is conducted. The recordings and action minutes are posted and available to the public as soon as possible.
View Planning Commission Minutes and Recordings | View Archived Minutes


  • Bill Coughlin
    Term: June 2018
  • Craig Baldwin
    Term: June 2019
  • Reid Ekberg
    Term: June 2019
  • Vacant
    Term: June 2019
  • Meridith Hatch
    Term: June 2019
  • Greg Hoeksma
    Term: June 2018
  • Vacant
    Term: June 2021
  • Leah Johnson, Staff
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The Planning Commission consist of seven volunteer members appointed by the City Council. Preference is given to members that live within the city limits. If you are interested in serving on the Planning Commission please see the Boards and Commission page for application information.

Members serve four-year terms.


The  primary charge of the Planning Commission is to make legislative recommendations to the City Council on matters related to long-range land use planning including the comprehensive plan amendments, zoning  text amendments, and area-wide rezones.

Planning Commission Bylaws

Additional Information

View the Gig Harbor Municipal Code (GHMC) Title 2.20 for more information on the Commission.