The Planning Commission is and advisory commission to the La Crescent City council. It is responsible for preparing and maintaining the City’s Comprehensive Plan. Further, It is responsible for making recommendations to the City Council involving development projects and zoning issues, including but not limited to plat approvals, zoning amendments, re-zoning, variances, appeals, conditional use permits, and other matters. The Planning Commission meets the first Tuesday of every month at 5:30 pm in the La Crescent Community Building, 336 South 1st Street. Public are welcome to attend meetings.