Come to Order illustration by Paul Hoffman used for Contentious Public Hearings

Public Hearings Resource Guide – part 8

…Resources: See the photos posted under 9. Have Visible Information for examples of how review criteria and staff recommendations can be shown during the course of a planning commission meeting. Carol Whitlock, “Chairing the Planning…

Illustration by Marc Hughes for PlannersWeb

Holding Effective Public Meetings

…chair who has primary responsibility for keeping the meeting on track. Editor’s Note: For more on the role of the Chair, see Elaine Cogan’s Leading the Commission, and Carol Whitlock’s Chairing the Planning Commission. 5….