Planning Commission

The Planning Commission consists of five members, appointed by the City Council members, and are seated for four year terms of office. The Commission acts on all applications for use permits, variances, design review, site plan review, and makes recommendations to the City Council on applications for tentative subdivision and parcel maps, and amendments to the zoning ordinance and the City General Plan. The Commission can also initiate such amendments and provides advice to the Council on special projects.

The Planning Commission convenes regular meetings on the 2nd Tuesday, following the 1st Monday of each month at 7:00pm at the Escalon City Hall Council Chambers: 2060 McHenry Ave. Escalon CA 95320

Current Commissioners are:

Barbara Willis, Chair
Kurt Danziger, Vice Chair
Steve Castellanos, Comissioner
Mark Sarkozy, Commissioner
Shawn Strohman, Commissioner

Planning Commission Agendas   

Planning Commission Minutes

Questions or comments, contact Diana Trejo, or at (209) 691-7422 or visit the Planning Department.

Conflict of Interest 42-12

The Planning Commissioners are appointed officers identified in Government Code Section 87200 and file statements of economic interest with the City Clerk’s office. Copies of the statements of economic interests filed by the elected officers may be obtained by visiting the offices of the Fair Political Practices Commission (FPPC) or the City Clerk. The physical address of the FPPC is 428 J. Street, Suite 620, Sacramento, California 95814.  The physical address of the City Clerk’s office is 2060 McHenry Ave, Escalon, CA  95320.  The statements of economic interests for some state and local government agency elected officers may be available in electronic format on the FPPC’s website at