Planning and Zoning Commission to meet, honor employee

The Newton Planning and Zoning Commission will meet at 5 p.m. today in the Newton City Hall Council Chambers.

Agenda items include public hearings on site plan control ordinance amendments and subdivision ordinance amendments and establishment of a PZ subcommittee to review accessory building regulations.

Before the meeting, a coffee and cake reception is planned to honor and thank Ruth Jaimes for her 19 years of service to the City of Newton as a member of the Planning and Zoning Commission. The reception will begin at 4 p.m. today in the council chambers.