Committee Members:

Name Village Contact Info
Eric Schmela, Chair BMSA 970.285.9740


At the direction of the BMSA Board of Directors and in cooperation with the Battlement Mesa Company create and maintain a community master plan concerning current and future vision, development and growth of the BMSA community.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Maintain a master plan that addresses zoning, open space, parks, trails, transportation, development and growth.
  • Shall be responsible for reviewing development applications occuring in the Battlement Mesa PUD, Town of Parachute, and in unincorporated Garfield County within a 3-mile radius or which may have a direct impact on the Battlement Mesa PUD.
  • Shall provide reports and recommendations to the Board of Directors concerning development applications.

Click here to read the committee's Charter

Meeting Schedule:

The Planning Commitee's meeting schedule varies depending upon the time of year and the need to meet.  Contact the chair for the next meeting date.  The meeting is open to the public.

Click here for Meeting Minutes.