Land Use & development Commission

Land Use and Development Commission

The Land Use and Development Commission was lawfully created by the City Council through Chubbuck Ord. 77 § 1-1, 1968 as found in municipal code Chapter 28, Title 2 and its duties and functions are synonymous with the duties and powers of “planning and zoning commissions”, “planning commissions”, “zoning commissions” as found in Idaho Code, Chapter 65, Title 67. Through citizen meetings, hearings, surveys, and other methods, the Commission performs such duties and functions and promotes such purposes as are enumerated in Chapter 65, Title 67, Idaho Code, and in municipal codes including:

· Recommending legislative changes (textual and mapping) related to land-use regulations and the Comprehensive Plan to the City Council;

· Recommending certain land use applications to the City Council;

· Reviewing conditional use permits and variances; and

· Reviewing land development applications.

The Land Use and Development Commission also serves as the Impact Fee Advisory Committee.

As always, we encourage you to participate in upcoming Land Use meetings held on the second Tuesday of each month at 6pm.

  September 12, 2023 Agenda

  September 12, 2023 Public Hearing Notice

Commission Members
Seat One: Mike Schwartz (Vice-Chair)
Seat Two: Brett Hiltbrand
Seat Three: Adam Thayer
Seat Four: Thais Ayre
Seat Five: Carrie Holm
Seat Six: Jason Mendenhall (Chairman)
Seat Seven: Darell Stewart
Attorney: Ryan Lewis
Clerk: Joey Bowers

Meeting Minutes

For Land Use Minutes –
Contact: City Clerk’s Office
208.237.2400 p
208.238.2371 f
City Clerk: Joey Bowers

2023 Upcoming Land Use Meetings


January 10th                                                  

February 14th                                               

March 14th                                                   

April 11th                                                      

May 9th                                                      

June 13th                                                      

July 11th                                                        

August 8th                                                   

September 12th                                             

October 10th                                                    

November 14th                                              

December 12th                                              

All projects that require a public hearing before the Land Use and Development Commission must have complete applications submitted at least 28 days prior to the desired hearing date.  



Meeting Date

May 16, 2023

June 13, 2023

June 13, 2023

July 11, 2023

July 11, 2023

August 8, 2023

August 15, 2023

September 12, 2023

September 12, 2023

October 10, 2023

October 17, 2023

November 14, 2023

November 14, 2023

December 12, 2023

December 12, 2023

January 9, 2024

January 16, 2024

February 13, 2024

February 13, 2024

March 12, 2024

March 12, 2024

April 9, 2024


These deadlines apply to all projects requiring a public hearing:

  • Conditional use permit (including major modifications)
  • Zoning map change or text amendment to City Code
  • Zoning designation upon annexation
    • Annexation does not require a public hearing, but the zoning does
    • Annexation application is filed at the same time as zone designation
  • Comprehensive Plan Amendment (map or text)
  • Variance
  • Design Review (may be submitted at any time)

Please contact Don Matson, Planning Manager, with any questions or to request an application form at or 208-239-3252.

Hours of Operation

City Hall Lobby Hours
Monday thru Thursday 7:30am-5:30pm

Friday 7:30am-11:30am


City Hall / Mayor's Office

(208) 237-2400
290 East Linden Ave.
Chubbuck, ID 83202



Inspections / Permits

(208) 417-7176
290 East Linden Ave.
Chubbuck, ID 83202


Public Works Yard

(208) 237-2430
175 Park Lawn
Chubbuck, ID 83202


Police Station

(208) 237-7172
5160 Yellowstone Ave.
Chubbuck, ID 83202


Utility Billing

(208) 417-7175
290 East Linden Ave.
Chubbuck, ID 83202


Public Works

(208) 237-2430
290 East Linden Ave.
Chubbuck, ID 83202


Fire Station

(208) 237-3212
4727 Yellowstone Ave.
Chubbuck, ID 83202