Planning Commission

Regular Meetings

  • 6:30 P.M.
  • The Thursday between City Council meetings*
  • Bel Aire City Hall (Council Chambers)
    7651 E Central Park Ave
    Bel Aire, KS 67226

* Regular City Council meetings are held the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of every month. 


Jim Farner
Phillip Jordan
John CharlestonJames Schmidt
David Floyd

Interested in Joining?

The Planning Commission currently has two vacancies. The vacant positions are open to individuals residing in the unincorporated area outside of the City (within three miles of city limits). If you are interested in joining, please complete this form


The primary role of the Planning Commission is to hear applications and petitions related to City planning and zoning. Working closely with the City Building Inspector, the Planning Commission reviews building permits, zoning variances, and other related land use or building issues.

Requests & Agenda Items

All requests to be heard by the Planning Commission must be placed on the agenda. New agenda items must go through a pre-application process before the application can be processed.


All agenda items that require notification to be published must be complete and submitted by the listed application date. Information to be placed in the planning packet must be received by the deadline date.

Materials must be submitted by the deadline date listed; items that need to be published must be submitted by 8 a.m. on the application deadline.

Site Plan Review

All site plans must be reviewed by the City Engineer; a copy of the required plans must be delivered directly to:

Bel Aire City Hall
Attention: Anne Stephens, City Engineer
7651 East Central Park Ave
Bel Aire, KS 67226

For more information, please call the City Hall at 316-744-2451, ext. 133. Costs associated with engineering will be passed on to the applicant. 

Helpful Contacts for City Planning

Department Contact Phone Email
Planning and Zoning
Keith Price
316-744-2451, ext. 120
Email Keith Price
City Engineer
Anne Stephens
316-744-2451, ext. 133
Email Anne Stephens
City Manager
Ty Lasher
316-744-2451, ext. 217
Email Ty Lasher