The Whitley County Plan Commission is a body of 9 members.  The Commission is charged with the responsibility of guiding the development of the county by: preparing a comprehensive plan including a land use plan; enforcing land use zoning and subdivision regulation ordinances; reviewing and approving subdivision plats; and advising the County Commissioners on zoning map and ordinance amendments.  The Commission conducts public hearings for zoning and subdivision applications.
For more information regarding the application procedures for zoning changes and subdivision plats, refer to the brochures below.  The deadline schedules for the Commission meetings are also listed.  For further information contact the Department at 260-248-3112.
  • Thor Hodges, President
  • Kim Kurtz-Seslar, Vice President
  • Joe Wolf, Secretary
  • Michael Bemis
  • Dane Drew
  • Brent Emerick
  • Theresa Green
  • Brad Wolfe
  • John Woodmansee (non-voting)
  • Doug Wright
Meeting Date, Time and Location:
  • 3rd Wednesday of the month @ 7:00 p.m.  EST
  • Whitley County Government Center, Lower Level, Meeting Room A/B
Miscellaneous Information
  • The April 21, 2021 regular meeting of the Whitley County Plan Commission will be broadcast electronically at the following URL:
  • In-person attendance may be limited to mitigate the spread of COVID-19. Due to the constrained area and nature of a public meeting, masks are required for in-person attendees.
  • For more information relative to rezoning and subdivision application procedures, meeting agendas, and zoning and subdivision regulations, please contact the Department at 260-248-3112 or