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• Population: 86,211
• Land area in square miles: 67.79
• Persons per square mile: 1,272
• Sister Cities: Petrozavodsk, Russia; Thunder Bay, Canada; Oharo-Isumi City, Japan; Växjö, Sweden
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Meeting times and locations for all Commissions and Committees are listed on the [Community Planning Division Calendar]. If you are interested in serving on a city commission and wish to submit your name for consideration, click on this link to the application.
The Planning Commission consists of nine citizen members and meets monthly. It advises the City Council on development applications such as rezoning and street vacations. The Commission has final authority in approval of plats, special use permits, and variances. It also serves as the Responsible Governmental Unit (RGU) for environmental reviews.
Planning Commission Bylaws (as of April 2015)
2018 Planning Commission Calendar Meetings are generally the 2nd Tuesday of every month in Council Chambers of City Hall, at 5:00 p.m., unless otherwise specified
Staff Reports for all Planning Commission applications
Community Development Committee
The Community Development Committee (CDC) is the advisory group of citizens that assists with reviewing community development strategies by providing direct citizen input into the planning and prioritization process.
2018 CDC Calendar
Duluth Indigenous Commission
The Duluth Indigenous Commission (DIC) was established by the City Council to ensure that the views of the American Indian community are incorporated in the decision making, future planning, and stewardship of the city of Duluth.
Heritage Preservation Commission
The Heritage Preservation Commission (HPC) designates historic resources and makes decisions on construction/demolition permits for historic properties.
2018 HPC Calendar. Meetings are in the City Hall 3rd floor Council Chambers, unless otherwise specified.
Listed Properties: Individual properties and historic districts can be “listed” on the Local Historic Landmark list (oversight by the HPC) and/or the National Register of Historic Places (oversight by the National Park Service). Although the HPC does not issue permits regarding National Register properties, a list of these properties is included below for reference:
Local Historic Landmarks
Duluth Properties on the National Register of Historic Places
Agendas and Minutes
Duluth Legacy Endowment Fund Advisory Board
The Duluth Legacy Endowment Fund Advisory Board accepts requests for distribution of the earnings of the Duluth Legacy Endowment Fund, evaluates which requests will best benefit the community and fulfill a public purpose, and approves and recommends specific distributions.
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