Pahrump Regional Planning Commission

The Pahrump Regional Planning Commission was created to carry out the provisions of NRS 278.10 through 278.630, inclusive, and to act on planning-related issues with the specific authority established by the Board of County Commissioners in Section 16.24.030.c.

UPCOMING RPC MEETING AND SUBMITTAL DEADLINES

Review Projected Meeting Dates (PDF) with applicable due dates.

Applications will not be placed on a meeting agenda until they are deemed complete by staff. Applications will not be accepted over fax, email or over the counter without a scheduled meeting.

Nye County Planning Department offers a Pre-Application Process:

The Pre-Application process is designed to provide early feedback to applicants from Planning, Building, Public Works, Fire and Sheriff's Departments on their projects prior to entering the formal application process. this applies to applications for the Pahrump Regional Planning Commission (PRPC), the Nye County Board of County Commissioners (BOCC), as well as the departmental Site Plan Development Review Process.

The first meeting is at no cost to applicants, and helps to eliminate potential issues prior to paying the required fees to commence through the formal Development Review Process. Any additional meeting are $100.00 due at time of scheduling.

To participate in this process or to submit an application you may contact our department at (775) 751-4249 to speak with a Planner and schedule an appointment.

Meetings

  • Second Wednesday of each month (may be subject to change) 
  • Commissioner's Chambers
    2100 Walt Williams Drive
    Pahrump, NV 89048

Agendas & Minutes

To view the upcoming meeting agendas and minutes please visit the Meeting Center page.  Agendas are available 3 business days prior to the meetings. Approved meeting minutes are available approximately 30 days after the meeting date. You may obtain a draft copy through the Planning Department.

Members

If you would like to contact one or all of the Planning Commissioners you may do so by selecting their individual links below

  • Elizabeth Lee, Chairman Email
  • Leah-Ann DeAnda, Secretary Email
  • Pam Tyler, Member Email
  • Carol A. Curtis, Member Email
  • Robert Blackstock, Member Email 
  • Walt Turner, Member Email
  • Gina Meredith, Member Email
  • Frank Carbone, County Commission liaison Email

Public Hearing Notices

Public hearing notices are sent to make citizens aware of a proposed application in their neighborhood and the opportunity to voice their opinions. The public hearing notices are a white postcard that includes the following:

  • Application number(s)
  • Applicant name
  • Description
  • Location map
  • Date, time, and location of the public hearing
  • Planning Staff contact number

Physically attending a public hearing is the most effective way to voice your support or opposition; however, attendance is not required. Written comments may be addressed to:

Nye County Planning Department
250 N Highway 160, Suite 1
Pahrump, Nevada, 89060
Email Planning Department

Please place the application number[s] indicated on any Notice in any correspondence. Written comments must be received by the Tuesday (1 week) before the meeting to be included in the Planning Department staff report supplied to the Planning Commission; however, any comments received after that day will still be provided to the Planning Commission as long as they are received by the Planning Department by 9 a.m. Tuesday prior to the meeting. Any written materials supplied after the 9 a.m. Tuesday deadline will be subject to approval at the meeting (20 copies of the materials must be provided by the individual).

Do not submit materials to staff after the deadline date.

Correspondence by mail

Nye County Planning Department
Attention: Pahrump Regional Planning Commission
250 N Highway 160, Suite 1
Pahrump, NV 89060