Larned City-Pawnee County Planning Commission


The Pawnee County Planning Commission is made up of a group of eleven individuals who reside in Larned or within the City’s 3-mile limit in rural Pawnee County and serve a three year term. Seven members are appointed by the Mayor and approved by the City Council of Larned, and the Pawnee County Board of Commissioners appoints the other four with Building Inspector/Zoning Administrator as support staff.

Harley Carr - county                                              Cindy Perez - city
Carole Converse - city                                           Carl Dilley - city
Ken Fenwick - county                                            Robert Salle - city
Vicky Gillett - city                                                  Tom Seltman - city
Gary Harkness - city                                              Ron VanCleave - county
Jim Haynes - county


One of the Commission’s functions is to interpret the Comprehensive Plan and recommend changes to the zoning laws which also covers a three-mile radius around Larned. When the need arises, a public hearing is scheduled.