Planning Commission

The Inyo County Planning Commission acts as the advisory body to the Board of Supervisors on matters concerning growth, development, and the environment of the County. The Commission's role is established and defined by Section 2.40 of the Inyo County Code.

The Commission is composed of five members; one each from the five Supervisorial Districts. The Board of Supervisors appoints these five Commissioners for a term of four years. Each of the five appointed members may vote on all matters coming before the Commission. In addition to the five voting members, two non-voting advisory members represent the County in special fields of expertise. Advisory members are the County Administrator and Director of Public Works.



  • Frank Stewart - First District 
  • Caitlin "Kate" Morley - Second District (Chair)
  • Todd Vogel - Third District (Vice Chair)
  • Scott Stoner - Fourth District
  • Scott Kemp - Fifth District


  • Clint Quilter - County Administrative Officer
  • Mike Errante - Public Works Director 


  • Cathreen Richards - Planning Director
  • Grace Chuchla - Deputy County Counsel
  • Paula Riesen - Project Coordinator

The Planning Commission meets once a month on the fourth Wednesday unless cancelled or rescheduled.

2020 Planning Commission meetings

January 22, 2020

February 26, 2020

March 25, 2020 - Cancelled

April 22, 2020 - Cancelled

May 27, 2020 

June 24, 2020 - Cancelled

July 22, 2020

August 26, 2020 - Cancelled

September 23, 2020

October 28, 2020

Combined November December, December 9, 2020


Planning Commission

The September 23rd Planning Commission meeting will be held via teleconference. Please join us by by computer, tablet or smartphone at:



You can also dial in by phone at 1-669-900-6833 and then enter Access Code: 811 4287 4278. Public Comment may be provided by emailing the comments prior to the meeting. All emailed comments will be read into the record, and the Planning Commission will take that feedback into consideration as it deliberates. Please send comments to: