Planning Commission

The Planning Commission currently meets the first Tuesday of the month at 7:00 p.m. in City Hall and consists of the following members:

Merle Mathews - Email: merlinmathews1942@centurylink.net ; Phone: 320-395-2411 or 952-994-4273

Jeremy Mullery - Email: jeremymullery@gmail.com ; Phone: 507-384-1893

Fred Blaser - Email: f.blaser@mchsi.com ; Phone: 612-232-1406

Luke Meyer - lmeyer@lesterprairiemn.us ; Phone: 320-395-2879 or 612-532-5541

Paul Christensen -



Their primary responsibility is to clarify issues regarding zoning issues and establish and hear public hearings for any variances. They then make recommendations to the City Council regarding the variance requests.