The City encourages the preservation of the historical and architecturally significant resources in Grass Valley. The Grass Valley Historical Commission consists of five (5) members and one (1) alternate, each appointed by the City Council for a four year term. The Historical Commission’s function is to identify and verify historical resources within the City and encourage their preservation.
The Planning Commission is responsible for reviewing and acting on matters related to planning and development. The Commission is made up of five individuals who have been appointed by the City Council. Each City Council Member appoints a Planning Commissioner, so commissioners often change with the election of new Council members.