The city of Forest Lake is seeking applications for a vacant seat on the Forest Lake City Planning Commission. Commissioners work with the city’s comprehensive plan and zoning code on proposed improvements such as subdivisions, variances, easements, general land use and other matters relating to the physical development of the city. The commission makes recommendations to the City Council for final approval. It meets at 7 p.m. on the second fourth Wednesdays each month at City Hall. The term for this vacancy ends Jan. 31, 2015. Apply by Wednesday, Nov. 13 at www.ci.forest-lake.mn.us (click on “Boards & Committees” under “City Government”) or by calling 651-209-9727.