City of London Commissions

Civil Service Commission - 6 Year Term
The Civil Service Commission meets on the second Wednesday of each month at 4:15 pm at City Council Chambers. The three member Commission is appointed be the Mayor, with Council’s approval. This board is responsible for issuing tests for entry level police officers, dispatchers, and firefighters and appealing disciplinary actions that are not handled through collective bargaining.

  • Tom Arrington 12/31/21
  • Josh Clifton 12/31/19
  • Nick Adkins 12/31/23

Planning Commission - 6 Year Term
The Planning Commission consists of the Mayor, Safety Service Director and three appointed members.  The Commission meets on the 2nd Thursday of each month at 7:00 pm at City Council Chambers.  The Commission hears requests for zoning changes.  The Applications must be submitted to the Planning Commission at least thirty days in advance of the next meeting. Applications for zoning matters can be obtained at the Building and Zoning Office.

  • Bryan Dhume 12/31/23
  • Gregg Alexander 12/31/21
  • Mitchell Spahn 12/31/19
  • Mayor - Patrick Closser
  • Safety & Services Director - Joseph Mosier

Tree Commission - 4 Year Term
Through the Tree Commission's hard wrok and dedication, the City of London is designated as a Tree City USA member. The Commision is responsible for the maintenance of all trees in the public right-of-way and the planting of new trees as necessary. Meetings are held onthe third Tuesday of every month at 5:00pm in City Council Chambers.

  • John Stahl 12/31/20
  • And Hitt 12/31/21
  • Bill Long 12/31/19

Parks & Recreation Commission - 3 Year Term
The Parks and Recreation Commission is a trio of community residents that are appointed by the Mayor. The responsibility of the Commission is to set the rules, regulations and guidelines of the Parks and Recreation Department and be the voice of the local community in regards issues needing to be addressed by the City Administration. The Commission holds public meetings on the first Tuesday of each month at 6:00pm at the Community Center.  

  • Bryan Shoemaker 12/31/18
  • Craig Jackson 12/31/20
  • Marilyn Hall 12/31/19

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