New officers, a welcome, and a thank you at November Planning Commission meeting

December 2017 – New officers were elected at the November 2017 Planning Commission Meeting. Congratulations to Chair – Derek Doughty, Vice Chair – Jacqueline Wilds, and Member-at-Large – Matthew Buzza! Commissioner Green and Commissioner Michael Maurino (alternate) were elected to represent the Planning Commission on the MPO Board.


A warm welcome was given to our new Planning Commissioner John Dicks, appointed by the City of Plant City. Mr. Dicks served three of his nine years on the City Commission as Mayor of his hometown of Plant City. He brings a wealth of experience as an attorney and businessman who has dedicated many years and much energy to public service and civic involvement.


Outgoing Chair Mitch Thrower presented a plaque of appreciation, as we said thank you to Gary Pike for five years of enthusiastic and dedicated service as a Planning Commissioner representing the City of Plant City. We wish you all the best!

Meet your Planning Commissioners.

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