Alcoa Municipal Regional Planning Commission

Regular Meetings

  • 5:30 p.m.
  • Third Thursday of each month
  • Briefings are 12:15 p.m. on the Wednesday before each meeting.
  • City of Alcoa Municipal Building
    Commission Chambers
    223 Associates Boulevard
    Alcoa, TN 37701

Planning Commission 2024 Meeting Schedule

Agendas & Minutes

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Member First Appointed
Term Expires
Clarence Williams, Chairman
July 16, 1998
January 22, 2024
Vice Mayor Tracey Cooper
December 13, 2022 
City Manager Bruce Applegate
December 13, 2023
John Rochelle
June 12, 2012
January 10, 2026
Kathy Thompson
December 8, 2015
January 11, 2025

Authorized By

Charter - AMC 14-101 - 14-105

About the Commission

A five-member commission two of which shall be the City Manager and one member of the Board of Commissioners, with the other three members being citizens appointed by the Board of Commissioners. The terms of the City Manager and the one member of the Board of Commissioners shall be co-terminus with their respective terms as such. The terms of appointed members shall be for three years each, with the term of one member expiring each year.

Three members shall constitute a quorum.The Alcoa Regional/Municipal Planning Commission reviews and approves site and concept plans for the development and/or re-development of commercial, office, industrial and planned sites, as well as all minor and major subdivision plats.The Alcoa Regional/Municipal Planning Commission also makes recommendations to the Board of Commissioners regarding amendments to the Comprehensive Plan and Maps, annexations, zoning assignments and re-designations, amendments to the Zoning and Land Use Control and Standards for Land Subdivision text, as well as any other recommendations which guide the City’s growth and development.

The purpose of this body of government is to guide and accomplish a coordinated and harmonious development of the City. Such coordinated and harmonious development will, when in accordance with existing and future needs, best promote the public health, safety, morals, order, convenience, prosperity, and the general welfare of the City, as well as provide an efficiency and economy in the process of development.