Planning Commission

  • 7 PM
  • 3rd Tuesday
  • City Council Chambers
    City Hall
    4319 E Slauson Avenue
    Maywood, CA 90270

Planning Commission agenda items are due in the Planning Department at least 27 days prior to the next Planning Commission meeting.


  • Raul Rodriguez, Chairperson
  • Reyna Mendez, Commissioner
  • Diego Jimenez, Commissioner
  • Alfredo Morales, Vice-Chairperson
  • Angelina Martinez, Commissioner


The Planning Commission and the members thereof shall respectively have and exercise each and all of the powers, duties, rights, privileges, and authorities of City Planning Commissions and of members of such Commissions as are set forth in the Government Code of the State.


Planning Commission Seat No. 5expired June 19, 2022Full term of four years

The Planning Commission is a five-member body that reviews and acts on matters related to planning, land use development and community development in general.  In order to qualify a candidate must be a resident or employed within the incorporated limits of the City of Maywood for the entire term of office and a registered voter. 

 The Commission has an essential role in the planning process by acting as an advisory body to the City Council on all planning and development issues as well as functions as the decision-making body for a number of planning proposals. 

 Duties of the Planning Commission include but are not limited to: holding public hearings and meetings; reviewing the General Plan; reviewing and recommending zoning code regulations; reviewing subdivision maps; taking action on variances, conditional use permits, special use permits and evaluating property maintenance defect declarations and disputed interpretations of the City adopted Uniform Codes.  

 The Planning Commission also serves as the Building Board of Appeals. 

 Interested candidates can apply for this position by submitting an application to City Hall or by email to by July 5, 2022, at 4:00 p.m. or until filled.   See below for the Applications Packet link.

For additional information please contact the Building and Planning Department at (323) 562-5723.