The City of Bend is seeking applicants for an open seat on the Planning Commission. The commission reviews land-use issues and makes recommendations to the City Council. The City Council will decide whom to appoint to the position. The deadline to turn in an application is 5 p.m. Aug. 9. To obtain an application, visit www.bend oregon.gov/committees, call 541-388-5505 or stop by City Hall, at 710 Northwest Wall St. in downtown Bend.