The Planning Commission is a group of citizen volunteers. Its tasks are to create, amend, and follow the comprehensive plan. In close relation, its tasks also include creating and amending development regulations.
The Planning Commission is the hearing body for all comprehensive plan and development regulation amendments. Rezones, comprehensive plan amendments, and proposed changes to the development regulations all require hearings before the Planning Commission.
More information can be found in the city's municipal code. Please see Buckley Municipal Code (BMC) 2.33 Planning Commission.