Whitefish Planning Board

2017 Application Deadlines

The purpose of the Planning Board is to provide a forum for the public to participate in the review of certain land use applications, regulations and long-range plans for the community.  The Whitefish Planning Board is formed under MCA 76.  Below please find the meeting schedule and history of previous meetings.  The packet for the current meeting is posted at least one week before the regularly scheduled meeting.  Applications, fee schedule and application deadlines are located on the Planning & Building page.

Board Members

John Ellis, Vice Chair
Judy Hessellund
Richard Hildner - City Councilor (Frank Sweeney, alternate)
Jim Laidlaw - County Appointment
Allison Linville
Rebecca Norton
Steve Qunell, Chair


The Board meets the third Thursday of every month at 6:00 p.m., at City Hall, Council Chambers at 418 E 2nd Street.

Packet for Current Meeting 

Planning Board packets will be posted one week before the meeting and removed after the meeting. 

 AgendaMinutesListenLegal Notice
August 17, 2017: meeting canceled        
July 20, 2017  agenda.doc     legal 
June 15, 2017: meeting canceled        
May 18, 2017 may.minutes    may.legal
April 20, 2017 april.minutes    april.legal
March 16, 2017 march.agenda march.min    march.legal
February 16, 2017 feb.agenda feb.minutes   feb.minutes
January 19, 2017 jan.agenda jan.minutes   jan.legal
December 12, 2016
dec.agenda dec.minutes   dec.legal
November 17, 2016 nov.agenda nov.minutes   nov.legal

(for older agendas and minutes, please contact the Planning Department: 406-863-2410)

Rules of Procedure (adopted 11-20-14)