Planning Commission

Attention Ross Residents and Members of the Public,

The Ross Township Planning Commission Meeting on Thursday, November 16, 2023, will be held in-person and online at 7 PM.

View the Agenda

Zoom is available to watch and listen ONLY. If you would like to participate in the meeting, you MUST attend in-person or email your comment/question no later than noon on the day of the meeting. Your comment will be read into the record. To watch and listen to the meeting, you must register for the webinar via Zoom - Register Here. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email with instructions on how to join. You will need to download the application in order to view or listen.

If you have issues registering for Zoom, or you would just like to call in and listen to the meeting without registering, please call 412-931-7055 for assistance.

Regular Meetings

  • 7 p.m.
  • 4th Thursday of Every Month
  • Board of Commissioner’s Board Room
    1000 Ross Municipal Drive
    Pittsburgh, PA 15237

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

View Most Recent Agendas and Minutes


  • James M. Wigal, Chairman
    Term Expires: December 31, 2026
  • William Grady, Vice Chairman
    Term Expires: December 31, 2025
  • Bridget Watson-O’Brien, Secretary
    Term Expires: December 31, 2026
  • Joseph Argenas
    Term Expires: December 31, 2025
  • Michael Stephens
    Term Expires: December 31, 2026

  • Ken Petri
    Term Expires: December 31, 2025
  • Matthew Cory
    Term Expires: December 31, 2023
  • Edward Nassan
    Term Expires: December 31, 2025
  • Lauren Hergert
    Term Expires: December 31, 2023
  • Travis Stanczyk, P.E., Gibson-Thomas Engineers
  • Dominic J. Rickert, Board Liaison

Member Details

The Planning Commission is comprised of nine full-time Township residents as appointed by the Township Board of Commissioners.  Each member serves a 4-year term.


The Planning Commission serves as a review and recommending body to the Board of Commissioners on Land Development, Subdivision, and Conditional Use applications as well as Zoning amendments.

Applications must be submitted to the Department of Community Development no later than 21 days prior to the regularly scheduled monthly Planning Commission meeting. Incomplete applications will be returned to the applicant.

More Information

View applications, submittal guidelines, fees and other requirements: