Planning & Zoning Board


  • 6:30 p.m.
  • The 3rd Tuesday of the month as needed


  • Shane Taylor - Chairman
  • Zachary Brown - Vice Chairman
  • Blaine Dooley
  • Michael Knapik
  • Tim Watts
  • VACANT - 1st Alternate
  • VACANT - 2nd Alternate

Duties & Responsibilities

The Planning & Zoning Board meets the 3rd Tuesday of every month as needed at 6:30 pm and may also from time to time meet for work sessions. A time commitment of approximately 2-3 hours a month is necessary.

The Planning and Zoning Board implements the comprehensive plan adopted by the Town with reasonable consideration, among other things, to the prevailing land uses, growth characteristics and the character of the respective districts and their peculiar suitability for peculiar uses and to encourage the most appropriate use of the land throughout the town, from time to time revising and amending the plan.

CURRENT OPENINGS: There are currently two vacancies for alternate members on the Planning and Zoning Board. If you are interested in being a member of the P&Z Board, please fill out the Application Form (PDF) and mail, fax, or email to the Clerk’s office. Applications can be dropped off at Town Hall at 230 N. Tubb Street, mailed to Town of Oakland, P.O. Box 98, or emailed to Elise Hui, Town Clerk at For more information, please contact Town Clerk, Elise Hui at (407) 656-1117, ext. 2110.