Planning Commission

The Planning Commission [Board of Zoning Adjustment] was created in 1956 by the City of Arkadelphia by Ordinance #147 to “formulate and maintain a plan of the territory within its planning jurisdiction.” Members of the nine-person committee are selected and approved for a six-year term of service. The Planning Commission elects a chairman from within the pool of members.

The current commission roster is as follows:

Name

Term Expires

Tom Tobin, Chairman

04/05/2023

Ben Chandler  

04/05/2025

Bill Phelps

04/05/2025

Diedra Middleton

04/05/2025

Lawrence Phillips

04/05/2023

Gracie Neal  

04/05/2023

Terry Roberts

04/05/2023

Vacant

04/05/2021

Liewellyn Terry

04/05/2025