Planning Commission Meeting Information and Agenda Items for Tuesday, Aug. 3

Meeting:  REGULAR MEETING (of the Planning Commission)

Date and Time:  Tuesday, August 3, 2021, 7:00pm

Agenda Items: 

  • Public Hearing and Recommendation on 2040-2060 West Stadium Boulevard Site Plan and Approval of Special Exception Use (Drive-Through Facility) – new 2-story commercial building with drive-through windows
  • Public Hearing and Approval of 3850-3860 Research Park Drive Site Plan and Special Exception Use (Marijuana Provisioning Center/Retailer) – adding outdoor patio area to hotel, operating provisioning center/retailer at outbuilding
  • Public Hearing and Recommendation on Ordinance Amendment – Amendments to Unified Development Code Section 5.29.6 about site plan review thresholds
  • Review of Planning Commission By-laws
  • Public Comments

Location:  Electronic Meeting via ZOOM (with broadcasting)

Joining and Participating in a ZOOM meeting:  

  • To join a ZOOM meeting on a device
  • Go to
  • Enter webinar meeting ID 997 6634 1226, passcode 882985
  • Use the “raise hand” feature indicate your desire to speak at a public hearing or public comment portion of the meeting when announced by the Planning Commission Chair

Listening and Participating in a ZOOM meeting or a Broadcast Meeting:

  • To listen to a ZOOM meeting or broadcast meeting by phone
  • Call one of these numbers
    • 206-337-9723
    • 213-338-8477
    • 877-853-5247 (toll free)
    • 888-788-0099 (toll free)
  • Use meeting ID 997 6634 1226
  • Press *9 to indicate your desire to speak to speak at a public heraring or public comment portion of the meeting when announced by the Planning Commission Chair

Watching a Broadcast Meeting:  

  • Watch the meeting live on CTN Cable Channel 16, ATT Channel 99, or online at (if broadcasted, otherwise please join or listen)
  • Participate in public hearings and public comments while watching live by following the listening instructions above

Speaking and Sending Written Comments:    

  • Any person may speak for 3 minutes at a public hearing or public comment portion
  • Send written comments using the City’s eComment system at
  • Email Planning Services at
  • Written comments received by noon on the day of the meeting will be included the meeting packet. Late comments will be provided to the Planning Commission as soon as possible but may be after the meeting.
  • Complete information and instructions on electronic meetings are provided by the City Clerk here.

Downloading the Agenda and Packet Materials: 

  1. Click here to access the calendar page.
  2. Select “2021” and “Planning Commission, City” from the drop-down menus at the top of the page.
  3. Click on the “Search Calendar” button.
  4. The agenda and packet materials may be found by clicking the “Meeting Details” link for the meeting date.

About the Planning Commission and its Meetings:  

The City Planning Commission is a group of nine volunteers appointed by the Mayor and City Council to make determinations and advise on matters relating to the development of the city, including making recommendations on rezonings and ordinance amendments, as well as making recommendations or approving development proposals depending on the type and scope of the proposal. The Planning Commission meets on the first and third Tuesdays of each month to hold public hearings and carry out this work.

These meetings are typically broadcast live on Ann Arbor Community Television Network Comcast 16 / AT&T 99 and replayed the following Saturday at 8:00 PM. Recent meetings can also be streamed online from the CTN Video On Demand page of the City’s website The complete record of a meeting is available in video format at, or is available for a nominal fee by contacting CTN at (734) 794-6150.

The Planning Commission also meets on the second Tuesday of each month in a working session and the Ordinance Revisions Committee of the Planning Commission meets on the fourth Tuesday of each month as needed.

For more information about an upcoming meeting or the Planning Commission in general, please contact Planning Services at (734) 794-6265 between 8:00 am and 5:00 pm