Planning Board

The five-member City Of Dunkirk Planning Board, part of The City of Dunkirk Planning and Development Department, works to maintain and improve quality of life in our community. Acting upon such issues as growth, transportation, environmental protection, historical preservation and central business district continuity, the Planning Board affects your everyday life.

The Planning Board, which usually meets the fourth Thursday of each month at 6:00pm in the Mayor’s Conference Room in City Hall, 342 Central Ave., Dunkirk, welcomes public participation.

More specifically, the Planning Board:

  • Considers large- and small-scale plans for new development
  • Provides guidelines for the pattern and pace of future development
  • Develops and manages City of Dunkirk’s parking variances
  • Recommends to the County Council
  • Votes on Home Ownership “Rising Star Program”
Planning Board upcoming schedule:
  • January 30, 2013

Meet The Planning Board:

Ed Schober


Bill Tuggle


John Mackowiak


Andy Bohn


Chris Piede