Planning Commission

The Planning Commission is made up of five (5) officers who are appointed by City Council. All Commissioners must be a Santa Fe Springs resident and are required to take an oath of office prior to commencing their term of office.

Based upon research and recommendations provided by the Planning Department, the Planning Commission is entrusted with making decisions on proposed developments and improvements and propose recommendations for City Council action.  Items brought before the Planning Commission for consideration include: Development Plan Approvals; Conditional Use Permits; Modification Permits; Variances, Zone Changes and General Plan Amendments.

If you have any questions or need to contact any Planning Commissioner, please call the Planning Department @ City Hall 562-868-0511 Ext. 7550.

The Planning Commission meets on the 2nd Monday of each month at 6:00 p.m. in City Hall - Council Chambers.



The current Planning Commission members 
as of 07/2016 are:

Ken Arnold, Chairperson
Gabriel Jimenez, Vice Chairperson
Ralph Aranda, Commissioner 
John Mora, Commissioner
Frank Ybarra, Commissioner

 Click on the link below to view archived documents

Please check the Planning Commission Archive for additional Planning Commission documents.

Click on the link below to view Planning Commission Agendas and Minutes




04-10-2017 04-10-2017
03-13-2017 03-13-2017


02-06-2017 02-06-2017


01-09-2017 01-09-2017