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Municipal Technical Advisory Service (MTAS)

Types of Planning Commissions

Reference Number: MTAS-223
Reviewed Date: 09/27/2023

Planning commissions may be structured as municipal planning commissions (T.C.A. §§ 13-4-101 - 105) or as regional planning commissions (T.C.A. §§ 13-3-101 - 105). The department of economic and community development may create community planning commissions for unincorporated communities (T.C.A. §§ 13-3-201–203)