Land Use Planning and Zoning Administration Team

Contact Information

Phone: 763.433.9824
Email the Planning Division 
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Planning Commission

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Note:  this application must be printed and mailed or emailed back to the City.

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Planning Commissioners

  • Randy Bauer, Chair
  • Gary VanScoy, Vice-Chair
  • Bruce Anderson
  • Cheri Gengler
  • Cindy Nosan
  • Patrick Surma
  • Vacancy

Planning Commission Mission

The primary objective of the Planning Commission is to advise the City Council on land use concerns. In addition, the Planning Commission shall serve as the planning agency and shall have the powers and duties given such agencies by state statute.

The Planning Commission meets the First Thursday of each month at 7:00 p.m. at the Ramsey Municipal Center, 7550 Sunwood Dr. NW, Ramsey, MN 55303.

Comprehensive Plan

The City's Comprehensive Plan is the guiding policy document for future development and preservation. This document lays the groundwork for decisions on permitted uses, resource protection, economic development, housing, and transportation.

Zoning Information

Plans and Studies

Links of Interest

Developer Resources

Planning Staff

A staff team supports the Planning Commission. The Community Development Department's Planning Division is responsible for the administration of the City's Comprehensive Plan and Zoning Code. Administrative resources related to land use planning are included below.

The mission of the Community Development Department is to guide residential and commercial growth through comprehensive planning processes and administer the city's building and zoning codes in an equitable and professional manner to promote and sustain public safety, quality of life, and the health and well-being of the whole community.

Main Contact

Tim Gladhill
Community Development Director

Chloe McGuire Brigl
City Planner

Chris Anderson
City Planner

JoAnn Shaw
Community Development Assistant