Planning Commission

Through the Planning Commission a comprehensive and continuous planning program was undertaken for the County. The Dawson County Planning Commission was established to assist in guiding and accomplishing a coordinated and harmonious development for the County which will, in accordance with existing and future need, best promote public health, safety, morals, order, convenience, prosperity, and the general welfare, as well as efficiency and economy in the process of development. The Planning Commission reviews, investigates and render decisions concerning Variances to the Land Use Regulations of Dawson County and other ordinances. The Commission is also called upon to recommend action to the Board of Commissioners regarding requests for Rezoning of real property. Further the Planning Commission proposes amendments to the ordinances and conducts public hearings. Membership is appointed to the Commission by each District Commissioner and the Chairman of the Board of Commissioners.

Planning Commission Agendas

Planning Commission Minutes

Dawson County Full Meetings Calendar
The Planning Commission meets on the 3rd Tuesday of each month at 6:00PM in the Dawson County Government Center, Assembly Room 2303, 25 Justice Way, Dawsonville, Georgia. The public is welcome to attend.
 

Members

Appointed by Commissioner of District 1

Jason Hamby (Chairman)
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Term ends December 31, 2018

Haynes Johnson, Alternate
Term ends December 31, 2018

Appointed by Commissioner of District 2

John Maloney
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Term ends December 31, 2018

Jeff Looper, Alternate
Term ends December 31, 2018

Appointed by Commissioner of District 3

Tim Bennett
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Term ends December 31, 2018

Penny Pinion, Alternate
Term ends December 31, 2018

Appointed by Commissioner of District 4

Neil Hornsey
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Term ends December 31, 2018

Mike Miller, Alternate
Term ends December 31, 2018

Appointed by the Chairman of the Board

John Dooley (Vice-Chairman)
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Term ends December 31, 2018

The Planning Commission districts are the same as the Board of Commissioners. View the district map: District Map