Planning Commission


  • 7 PM
  • 3rd Tuesday
  • City Council Chambers
    City Hall
    4319 E Slauson Avenue
    Maywood, CA 90270

Planning Commission agenda items are due in the Planning Department at least 27 days prior to the next Planning Commission meeting.


  • VACANT, Commissioner
  • Alfredo Morales, Commissioner
  • Juan Acosta Gomez, Commissioner
  • Raul Rodriguez, Chairperson
  • Reyna Mendez, Commissioner


The Planning Commission and the members thereof shall respectively have and exercise each and all of the powers, duties, rights, privileges, and authorities of City Planning Commissions and of members of such Commissions as are set forth in the Government Code of the State.

Membership Opportunities

Planning Commission has a vacancy.  


  Planning Commission Board Seat #4 

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, pursuant to Cal. Gov't Code§ 54974 the following unscheduled vacancies exists on the following legislative body in the City of Maywood.

The unexpired term will end May 15, 2022.  The successful appointee will be required to file a “Statement of Economic Interest” (Form 700) within 10 days after assuming office.

The Planning Commission is a five-member body that reviews and acts on matters related to planning, land use development and community development in general. 

This seat has an essential role in the planning process by acting as an advisory body to the City Council on all planning and development issues as well as functions as the decision-making body for a number of planning proposals. 

Duties of the Planning Commission include but are not limited to: holding public hearings and meetings; reviewing the General Plan; reviewing and recommending zoning code regulations; reviewing subdivision maps; taking action on variances, conditional use permits, special use permits and evaluating property maintenance defect declarations and disputed interpretations of the City adopted Uniform Codes.  

The Planning Commission also sits as the Building Board of Appeals. 

Interested candidates can apply for this position by submitting an application to City Hall or by December 15, 2021, at 5:00 p.m. or until filled.  Applications are available via the City’s website at

For additional information please contact the Building and Planning Department at (323) 562-5723.