Planning Commission


  • 6:30 p.m.
  • 1st Thursday of each month
  • Council Chambers
    Waconia City Hall
    201 S. Vine St.
    Waconia, MN 55387

The meeting schedule can vary dependent upon action items.

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
View Most Recent Agendas and Minutes


There are 5 members, with 1 alternate member to act in the absence of any of the 5 commissioners. Commission members serve 3-year terms. The current members are (listed alphabetically):
  • Jim Sarcletti, Regular Member
  • Dan Lesher, Regular Member
  • Joe Polunc, Regular Member
  • Chad Genz, Regular Member
  • Tina Zellman, Regular Member
  • Bruce Paulsen, Alternate Member
The Planning Commission reviews requests and applications to ensure compliance with the city’s land use regulations and comprehensive plan.

Public hearings regarding development petitions and requests for variances from the zoning ordinance standards are conducted by this body.