Planning Commission

Mission: To provide for the coordinated and harmonious development of Osceola County; and to function in cooperation with other constituted authorities of incorporated and unincorporated areas within Osceola County.

Corresponding State Act and/or County Resolution: Public Act 33 of 2008, Michigan Planning Enabling ActOsceola County Planning Commission Ordinance, September 7, 2010

Bylaws: Yes; Bylaws of the Osceola County Planning Commission

Number of Members & Term of Office: Eleven members serving three year terms.  If possible, a Commission member will represent a certain interest.  The Planning Commission Chair also serves on the Osceola County Parks Commission.

Quorum Requirement: Six members

Meetings Held: Meetings are held the third Wednesday of January, April, June, and October at 4:00 p.m. in the County Courthouse, 301 W. Upton, Reed City, Michigan.

Minutes: Go to Agendas and Minutes under the Government tab.

Contact Information for the Planning Commission:
Dan Massy, Community Development Coordinator
301 W. Upton
Reed City, MI 49677
Phone: (231) 832-7397 


 Name Represents  Term Expires 
Larry Emig   County Commissioner 12/31/16
Gloria Eisenga   Citizen (general appointment)  12/31/18
Ken Ford   Environment 12/31/16
Rich Jacobs  Education  12/31/18
Jerry Lindquist   Citizen (general appointment)  12/31/17
Chris Peterson   Agriculture / Forestry  12/31/17
Alan Tiedt   County Commissioner  12/31/16
Greg White  Government / Municipal  12/31/16
vacant   Recreation   
vacant   Small Business   
vacant  Economic Development