The Augusta Planning Commission shall be comprise of such members as are appointed under Title Eight of the Augusta, Georgia City Code. A liaison may be appointed by the Augusta Commission and the Richmond County Board of Education who shall be ex officio members.

The Planning Commission shall conduct, on behalf of the Augusta Commission, all public hearings on proposed Zoning Petitions, Special Exceptions Petitions and Zoning Amendments to the Comprehensive Zoning Ordinance and maps. The Planning Commission makes the final decision on all variances subdivision regulations coming before them.

Member Listing

Name District Term Expires
Denice Traina 1 March 31, 2017
Patricia Jefferson 2 March 31, 2019
Gary Trammell 3 March 31, 2017
Moses McCauley 4 March 31, 2019
William Wright (Vice Chair) 5 March 31, 2013
Michael Owens 6 March 31, 2019
Sonny Pittman 7 March 31, 2017
Brandon Garrett 8 March 21, 2019
Melvin Ivey (Chairman) 9 March 31, 2017
David Hogg 10 March 31, 2016

Robert Cooks Legislative Delegate's Pleasure
Debra Spencer Legislative Delegate's Pleasure

Patsy Scott Ex-Officio - Richmond County Board of Education
Marion Williams Ex Officio - Augusta Commission
Melanie Wilson Director, Augusta Planning and Development