About Us

As a part of the Planning Commission the Planning Committee meets on the third Tuesday of the month to discuss long range policy issues such as area plans and Mandatory Referrals. The Committee makes recommendations concerning land use, urban design, transportation and other policies relevant to the planning process and also reviews and recommends action on capital projects and on acquisition or sale of real property (Mandatory Referrals).

Planning Committee Meeting 3rd Tuesday 5:00 pm*


Keba Samuel 
Ms. Keba Samuel

   5418 Freestone Drive
Charlotte, NC 28216
Phone: 803-447-4467
Term Expires: June 30, 2020
Appointed By: County Commission



Ms. Erin Barbee


 John Fryday  
Mr. John Fryday

 Fryday & Doyne Architecture
118 E. Kingston Avenue, Suite 20
Charlotte, NC 28203
Work: 704-372-001

Term Expires: June 30, 2021
Appointed By: Mayor


Elizabeth McMillan 
Ms. Elizabeth McMillan

227 W. Trade Street
Suite 1000
Charlotte, NC 28202
Phone: 980-321-6161
Term Expires: June 30, 2022
Appointed By: City Council


Douglas Welton
Douglas Welton

5601 Murrayhill Rd
Charlotte, NC 28210
Phone: 980-275-3805
Term Expires: June 30, 2021
Appointed By: County Commission




(to be filled by County Commission)



(to be filled by County Commission)


‚ÄčZoning Committee   

*Dates & Times are subject to change 


For more information regarding the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Planning Commission Members
Please contact:
Candice Rorie
Planning, Design & Development Department
600 East Fourth Street (8th Floor)
Charlotte, North Carolina 28202