The Homer Advisory Planning Commission (HAPC) is established with those powers and duties as set forth in Title 1, Section 76, of the Homer City Code. The Commission is established to maximize local involvement in planning and to implement and recommend modifications to the Homer Zoning Ordinance, Title 21, and Subdivisions, Title 22. The Commission's jurisdiction is limited to the area within the City boundaries and that area designated as the Homer Bridge Creek Watershed Protection District.
The Homer Advisory Planning Commission consists of seven members; no more than one may be from outside the city limmits. Members are appointed by the Mayor and subject to confirmation by the City Council for three-year terms.