Design Review Board


The Design Review Board (DRB) meets on the first Wednesday of the month at 8:30 AM in Council Chambers, 1755 Town Park Boulevard.

The Design Review Board consists of five (5) members -- one member of which is appointed by the Mayor and two members by appointment of City Council. The City Engineer and the Director of Planning comprise the other two members of this board.

In accordance with the City of Green's Land Development Code, the DRB shall have the following functions, powers and duties:

  • Encourage quality development & establish compatibility of design
  • Establish a sense of place and identity for the community
  • Ensure proper design of sites for effective use of land
  • Promote high standards in the layout, design, landscaping and construction

The Design Review Board is charged with the review of design elements submitted for review including:

  • Site layout
  • Architectural style
  • Height, width, scale and proportion
  • Orientation
  • Materials
  • Architectural details
  • Building-mounted utilites/mechanical
  • Accessory structures
  • Circulation
  • Parking facilities
  • Loading facilities
  • Access for public safety services
  • Landscape design
  • Utilities and lighting
  • Signs
  • Waste storage

The recommendation of the Design Review Board is considered by the Planning & Zoning Commission as a part of their review and decision process.

Site Plan Application

A comprehensive list and explanation of design guidelines can be found within the City of Green Codified Ordinance Chapter 1298: Site Plan and Design Review.

For upcoming meeting agendas, click here.

Design and Review Board Members

John Warmus, Vice Chair
Term expires: Dec. 31, 2016

Jeff Noble
Term expires: Dec. 31, 2016

John Dodovich, Chair
Term expires: Dec. 31, 2017

Paul Pickett, City Engineer
Wayne Wiethe, City of Green Director of Planning

If you have any questions, or if you would like to comment on a proposal, please call the Planning Department at (330) 896-6614 or email Nichole Baldinger, Administrative Secretary, at for further information.