Boards & Commissions

Arts Commission Staff Contact
The St. Cloud Arts Commission is an advisory board on arts and culture whose mission is to be a catalyst for creating a community in which the arts can flourish through community programming, public funding initiatives and advising City leaders on arts matters. Jennifer Penzkover
Arts Commission Coordinator
Email
Ph: 320-650-3148
Heritage Preservation Commission Staff Contact
The Heritage Preservation Commission (HPC) recognizes, protects and enhances St. Cloud's heritage by preserving the City's built environment and community integrity.  The HPC guides owners in alterations to the exterior of buildings.
  
Jim Flaaen, AICP
Senior Planner
Email
Ph: 320-255-7218
Planning Commission Staff Contact
The Planning Commission is charged with long-range planning and acts in an advisory role to the City Council.  The Planning Commission is responsible for matters regarding development, zoning and capital improvements.
  
Matt Glaesman, AICP
Community Development Director
Email
Ph: 320-255-7218
Zoning Board of Appeals Staff Contact
The Zoning Board of Appeals (ZBA) hears and decides all appeals from decisions of the Zoning Administrator, requests for variances, requests for Conditional Use Permits and Special Exception Permits.
  
Dave Broxmeyer, AICP
Senior Planner
Email
Ph: 320-255-7218
Minden Planning Board Staff Contact
The Minden Township/City of St. Cloud Orderly Annexation Area (OAA) was established in February 2001. As a result, the Minden Township Orderly Annexation Area Planning Board was created to administer planning and zoning for properties located in the orderly annexation area. Jim Flaaen, AICP
Senior Planner
Email
Ph: 320-255-7218