Planning & Zoning Commission


  • 7:00 p.m.
  • Fourth Monday of each month (except for May and December)
  • Public Safety Complex at 614 Main Street

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  1. Planning and Zoning

    Physical Address
    825 Broadway Street
    Lower Level of City Hall
    Pella, IA 50219

    Phone: 641.628.0043


Members are appointed by the Mayor, subject to City Council approval, for five-year terms.

NameTerm ExpiresPhone
Email Julio Chiarella
May 1, 2021641.628.3391
Email Julie Heerema Mueller
May 1, 2021
Email Tom JohnsonMay 1, 2022
Email Mark Groenendyk
May 1, 2023641.660.5316
Email Kisha JahnerMay 1, 2023641.820.0268
Email David LandonMay 1, 2023641.628.3141
Email Teri Vos (Vice Chair)May 1, 2023641.621.7908
Email Ann VisserMay 1, 2024641.780.2005
Email Joe Canfield (Chair)May 1, 2025641.780.7760
Email Cathy HausteinMay 1, 2025641.628.4052
Email Robin PfalzgrafMay 1, 2025641.569.0825


The Planning and Zoning Commission is an 11-member board consisting of seven city members and two members each from Marion and Mahaska Counties. The commission reviews rezoning applications, subdivision plats, site plans, zoning and subdivision code amendments, and recommends approval and amendments for the Comprehensive Plan (PDF).