The Augusta Planning Commission shall be comprise of such members as are appointed under Title Eight of the Augusta, Georgia City Code. A liaison may be appointed by the Augusta Commission and the Richmond County Board of Education who shall be ex officio members.

The Planning Commission shall conduct, on behalf of the Augusta Commission, all public hearings on proposed Zoning Petitions, Special Exceptions Petitions and Zoning Amendments to the Comprehensive Zoning Ordinance and maps. The Planning Commission makes the final decision on all variances subdivision regulations coming before them.

Members as of January 2021

Name District Term Expires
James O'Neal (Chairman) 1 March 31, 2021
Patricia Jefferson 2 March 31, 2019
George L. McKnight 3 March 31, 2023
Moses McCauley 4 March 31, 2019
William Wright 5 March 31, 2013
Michael Owens 6 March, 31, 2019
Sonny Pittman( Vice-Chair) 7 March 31, 2017
Trisha Mallis 8 March 31, 2023
Jeffrey Pooser 9 March 31, 2017
Lorraine Bartlett 10 March, 31, 2023
Debra Spencer  Legislative 2015 Delegation 2022
Robert Cooks Legislative 2015 Delegation 2022
Patsy Scott Ex-Officio, Richmond County Board of Education  
Dennis Williams Ex-Officio, Augusta Commission