Planning Commission

Planning Chairman
Dan Cloud

Damon Brinkerhoff
LaMar Feltner
Steve Hill
Dennis Pollock

Town Clerk

  Marie Niemann

Planning Commission Minutes

Planning Commission
Minutes 2017


Tropic Town Planning & Developing

Planning & Zoning Meeting

The purpose of the planning commission is to assist the Mayor and Town Council in the decision making process regarding the development of Tropic and to assure due process of the law is given to every citizen. Planning Commission meeting is held on the 1st Thursday of each month beginning at 6:00 p.m. in the Heritage Center. A 24 hour notice is required to have your project placed on the agenda; you must contact the Town Office the Wednesday before 1:00 p.m.

Planning Commission 2018 Meeting Schedule

 January 4, 2018  July 5, 2018
 February 1, 2018  August 2, 2018
 March 1, 2018  September 6, 2018
 April 5, 2018  October 4, 2018
 May 1, 2018  November 1, 2018
 June 7, 2108  December 6, 2018

Fees: Application/Building Permit Packet

A building permit packet  is available at the Tropic Town Office * Fee $50; or you can download an Application/Building Permit Packet on this webpage. Please have your packet filled out prior to PC meeting; please feel free to contact one of the commission members or Marie Niemann at the Tropic Town Office for questions you may have regarding your project.

Residential Building Permit Packet
Commercial Building Permit Packet
Re-Zone Application


If you or a representative are unable to attend PC meeting, please contact the Tropic Town Office a day prior to reschedule; a no show will delay your project for two months.

Processing Application

After recommendation has been given by the planning commission, the project will go before the Town Council for approval. Town Board meeting is held the 2nd Thursday of each month. Upon finding all is in compliance, the Town Council will grant approval and provide verification for the Garfield County Building Inspector to issue your permit.