Municipal Planning & Zoning Commission

Meetings
  • 4:30 p.m.
  • 2nd Monday of each month
  • City Hall
    Council Chambers
    57 N Liberty Street
    Cumberland, MD 21502
Agendas & Minutes
Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
View Agendas and Minutes
Members
Members serve 5 year terms.
  • Victor S. Rezendes, Vice-Chair
    Term expires: August 31, 2108
  • Ben Wolters, Chair
    Term expires: August 31, 2017
  • Lex Merrill, Secretary
    Term expires: August 31, 2017


  • John Jacobs, Seat 1
    Term expires: March 31, 2020
  • Aaron Hendrickson, Seat 3
    Term expires: March 17, 2020
  • David Caporale, Councilman ex officio - Voting member
Overview
Cumberland's Municipal Planning and Zoning Commission is a 5-member Commission in addition to 1 City Council member who shall serve as an Ex Officio, nonvoting member. The commission is responsible for recommending to the Mayor and City Council changes to the Zoning Code, Subdivision Code, and Comprehensive Plan. They approve major subdivision plans (more than 5 lots) and from time to time specific site plans for commercial development that may have a major impact on transportation and other related public services. Visit our Planning Department page for more information.