Planning Commission

Planning Commission Opening

If you have ever thought about becoming a Planning Commissioner, the City of Duvall currently has an opening. Planning Commissioners serve an important role in helping to shape our community. You do not need a background in planning, development, or government to be a commissioner.

Wondering if it's right for you? Why not attend a meeting? The Planning Commission meets every second and fourth Wednesday of each month at 7:00 pm in the Duvall Visitor Center. Meetings are always open to the public.

Applications for the Planning Commission are available at Duvall City Hall or by contacting the Planning Department at The deadline for applications is May 26.

Please note that applicants must reside either within Duvall city limits or in the urban growth area, or own a business within the city limits.


  • 7 p.m.
  • 2nd and 4th Wednesday of each month
  • Duvall Visitor Center
    15619 Main Street NE
    Duvall WA 98019

Agendas and Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
View Most Recent Agendas and Minutes | View Agendas and Minutes 2012 and Older


The Duvall Planning Commission is currently made up of seven members appointed by the Mayor and confirmed by the City Council. Planning Commissioners serve a four-year term.


The commission's bylaws were adopted May 15, 2008, and can be viewed here.
 Position Commissioner Term Expires
December 31,

 1 Jim Deal
 2018 email
 2  Ronn Mercer (Chair)
 2017 email
 3  Eric Preston
 2020 email
 4 Jason Brown
 2019 email
 5  Margie Coy
 2017 email
 6  Dick Winn (Vice Chair)
 2019 email
 7 Robert Walker  2017

Overview of the Commission

The Planning Commission is a body that makes recommendations to the City Council on comprehensive plan amendments and zoning code changes.

The Planning Commission provides the City Council with draft policies related to land use matters, including sensitive area regulation updates, sign code updates, and other zoning matters. The Planning Commission is staffed by the Duvall Planning Department.

Additional Information

For more information about the Planning Commission, please email the Planning Department or call 425-788-2779.

Contact Us

  1. Lara Thomas
    Planning Director

    Physical Address
    15535 Main St. NE
    Duvall, WA 98019

    Mailing Address
    P.O. Box 1300
    Duvall, WA 98019

    Ph: 425-788-2779
    Fx: 425-788-8097


    Monday - Friday
    8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

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