The Story County Planning and Zoning Commission consists of seven members appointed by the Board of Supervisors. All members of the Commission are residents of Story County with a majority of the members residing in the unincorporated portions of the county. Commission members are appointed to five-year terms.
The Planning and Zoning Commission meets monthly, on the first working Wednesday of each month. The Commission recommends actions on subdivision plats, amendments to the land use policies and regulations, and rezoning requests to the Board of Supervisors. All meetings of the Planning and Zoning Commission are open to the public.