Plan Commission


PURPOSEThe purpose of the Plan Commission shall be to make and adopt a master plan for the physical development of the city.  The master plan shall be made with the general purpose of guiding and accomplishing a coordinated, adjusted and harmonious development of the municipality which will, in accordance with existing and future needs, best promote public health, safety, morals, order, convenience, prosperity or the general welfare, as well as efficiency and economy in the process of development.

POWERS AND DUTIES:  The Plan Commission shall have the powers and duties prescribed in Municipal Code 1.44 and §62.23, Wis. Stats.

STRUCTURE:  The city Plan Commission shall consist of nine (9) members:  The mayor, two (2) alderpersons, the City Engineer, the Chairperson of the Parks and Recreation Commission and four (4) citizens.  Agendas and minutes are generated in the Department of Development. 

TERMS:  The alderperson members shall be elected by a 2/3 vote of the Common Council for a term of one (1) year.  The citizen members shall be appointed by the mayor, subject to confirmation by the Common Council at the annual organizational meeting, for staggered three (3) year terms.

CHAIRMAN:   The mayor shall be the presiding officer. 


Chairman:  Kraig K. Sadownikow

Name                                                                                 Tenure    

Kraig K. Sadownikow, Mayor                                       Term of Office
Rich Kasten, Alderperson                                             2018 – 2020
Chris Jenkins, Alderperson                                          2018 – 2020
Sara Fleischman                                                            2002 – 2020
Jed Dolnick                                                                     2004 – 2022
Bernie Newman                                                              2017 – 2020
Chris Schmidt                                                                 2015  - 2021
Mike Staral                                                                      2019 - 2020 
Max Marechal, City Engineer


Mark Piotrowicz
City of West Bend
1115 S. Main Street
West Bend, WI  53095




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