Planning Commission

The purpose of the Planning Commission is to provide guidance and direction to the City Council on Burien's future growth through review, analysis, and recommendations regarding the City's Comprehensive Plan and related land use documents.


When: 5:30 p.m., second and fourth Wednesdays of the month

Where: Meetings are held on the first floor of Burien City Hall (400 SW 152nd St) and are also accessible via Zoom. If you would like to attend an upcoming virtual meeting of the Planning Commission, please follow this link at the time of the meeting or watch the live stream online.

Agendas and Minutes



Position Number

Term Expires

Rocco DeVito, Vice Chair

Position 1

March 31, 2026

August Hahn

Position 2

March 31, 2026

Lena Pace

Position 3

March 31, 2026

Charles Schaefer, Chair

Position 4

March 31, 2026

Rebecca Gobeille

Position 5

March 31, 2024

Ryan Davis

Position 6

March 31, 2024

Joe Hauser

Position 7

March 31, 2024

David Gould

Alternate Position 1

March 31, 2024

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Contact [email protected] for questions or information.

Updated March 8, 2023