Planning Commission


  • 7:00 PM
  • First and Third Monday of each month. See Town Calendar for dates.
  • Town Hall Council Chambers
    525 San Anselmo Avenue
    San Anselmo, CA 94960

The Planning Commission is a seven-member body appointed by the Town Council, established in 1938. Its primary role is to consider how land use decisions affect the Town. In this role, the Commission has review and approval authority for design review, use permits, variances, zoning changes and planned developments. The Commission makes recommendations to the Town Council regarding plan and ordinance updates. 

Agendas, Minutes, Video

Meeting Documents and Video

Minutes are available following Planning Commission approval.

Contact Us

Email the Commission

Staff Contact

Elise Semonian, Planning Director
Phone: (415) 258-4636


Member Name
Term Expires
Bill Engelhardt - Chair 2019
August 2020
Tim Heiman - Chair 2020 August 2021
Matthew Brasler
August 2020
David Swaim
August 2020
Daniel S. Krebs - Chair 2018
August 2023
Susan Cronk
August 2021
Pete Pedersen - Vice Chair 2020 August 2021

Statements of Economic Interest

The Planning Commissioners must file statements of economic interests with the San Anselmo Town Clerk pursuant to California Government Code Section 87200. Copies of these statements may be obtained by visiting the office of the Fair Political Practices Commission (428 J St., Ste, 620, Sacramento, CA 95814) or the office of the Town Clerk (525 San Anselmo Ave, San Anselmo, CA 94960). Statements of economic interests for some state and local government agency elected officers may be available in an electronic format on the Commission's Internet Web site.