What We Do

The Planning Commission provides direction to the Planning Department to help protect, maintain, and develop an attractive, safe, and healthy environment. The Planning Commission aides in implementing the goals, objectives, and policies of the City as adopted by the City Council. The planning commission meets at 7 p.m. on the third Monday of every month. All meetings are open to the public.

Notes from the Commission

Applications for consideration to the Commission should be submitted at City Hall no less than 2 weeks before the meeting at which the item is to be considered.  Forms are available at City Hall as well as for download on this page.

Planning Commission Members

Related Pages

Zoning Map

Zoning maps for Elkins available via NW Regional Planning GIS Tool

Elkins Planning Department

The Planning Department is responsible for helping to protect and maintain an attractive, safe, and healthy environment for our citizens, addressing property development, safety, and land use activities within the City limits, and receiving guidance from the Planning Commission to achieve the City Council’s goals and objectives.… Read More


Type Document Date
Application Planning Commission – Conditional Use Application (Info) 2019-06-01 10:38
Application Planning Commission – Lot Split Application (Info) 2019-06-01 10:40
Application Planning Commission – Variance Application (Info) 2019-06-01 10:44
Application Rezoning Application (Info) 2021-03-19 10:26
Guidelines Land Use Code (Info) 2019-06-01 10:42
Guidelines Master Street Plan – Arial (2019) (Info) 2019-10-17 10:27
Guidelines Master Street Plan – Map (2019) (Info) 2019-10-17 10:26
Guidelines Master Street Plan Document (2019) (Info) 2019-10-17 10:25