PO Box 104, The Plains, VA 20198

Planning Commission

The Town of The Plains, Virginia Town Planning Commission meets monthly on the last Monday of the month at 7:00 p.m.   Meetings are held in the lower level of the Afro American Historical Association of Fauquier County building located at 4243 Loudoun Avenue, The Plains, Virginia 20198. All meeings are open to the public.  

Planning Commission Members

Tom Rice, Commission member - Term expires May 2023

Moira Kelly, Commission member- Term expires May 2022

Katherine Gurtler, Chair - Term expires May 2023

Bruce LeLacheur, Commission member (Town Council representative) - Term expires May 2024

Riley Berg, Commission member - Term expires May 2022

Planning Commission members are appointed for four-year terms by the Mayor and Town Council.  The Planning Commission is responsible for Planning, Zoning and Subdivision matters.  The Commission makes recommendations to the Town Council.  The Planning Commission has a part-time administrator to assist with the day-to-day affairs of maintaining a planning program and enforcement of the various land use codes. The Zoning Administrator/Subidvision Administrator is appointed by the Town Council.  

To request that an item be placed on the Planning Commission agenda, please contact the Zoning/Subdivision Administrator or the Town of The Plains, PO Box 104, The Plains, VA 20198, Phone/Fax (540) 364-4945.  Any application, fees and materials should be provided a week prior to the regular monthly meeting date to assure placement on the agenda.

Copies of applications and other materials coming before the Planning Commission are available for review during their regular business hours at the Fauquier County Library, 4133 Rectortown Road, Marshall, VA. or by contacting the Town of The Plains, PO Box 104, The Plains, VA 20198, Phone/Fax (540) 364-4945.

The Town of The Plains does not have a physical Town Office.  Please call (540) 346-4945 to schedule an appointment.  The Town of The Plains does not discriminate on basis of handicapped status in an issue of access to its programs and activities. Accommodations will be made for handicapped persons upon prior request.