Plan Commission

Responsibilities, Petitions, & Other Resources 

The Plan Commission, along with the Board of Zoning Appeals, oversee planning and zoning issues that affect the city. The Plan Commission handle rezonings, subdivisions, plat approvals, annexations, among other items, while the BZA handles variances from the Unified Development Ordinances. Click to view the Plan Commission Application


  • 5:30 PM CST
  • First Tuesday of each month
  • City Hall, 166 Lincolnway, Valparaiso, IN 46383

Agenda and Minutes

Agendas are available prior to Plan Commission meetings. Minutes are also available once approved by the Plan Commission.

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  • Matt Evans, President
  • Tim Warner, Vice President 
  • Clay Patton
  • Vic Ritter
  • Harris Peterson
  • Sarah Polman
  • Diane Worstell
  • Maxwell Rehlander
  • Ellen Kapitan


  • Beth Shrader, Planning Director
  • Debbie Cook, Secretary 
  • Mark Worthley, Attorney