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Design Review Board

The Design Review Board is a historic preservation board that reviews and approves designs for new construction and renovations within the commercial and residential districts. Meetings are scheduled the third Wednesday of every month in the Town Hall Council Chambers. The application submission deadline for next months meeting is the 5:00 P.M. at Town Hall the Friday after the meeting. Submission dates and meeting dates are listed below. The DRB is comprised of 7 board members appointed by Town Council. Board applicants are appointed based on knowledge and interests in a variety of fields related to architecture and design.

Public input for agenda items may be submitted by until noon the day of the meeting. Please submit correspondence to the Board at or


As of June 2023 we have updated our Design Review Board application. Please click here for our most current form. We will accept the previous version until January 2024.

Current Members

  • Tal Askins
  • Beverly Bohan
  • Babak Bryan
  • Phil Clarke
  • Ron Coish
  • F.C. (Bunky) Wichmann
  • Heather Wilson

Current Applications

To review the current applications before the design review board please visit Applications Before DRB.

Meeting Schedule and Submission Deadlines

Regular meetings of the Design Review Board are listed below. Agendas are posted prior to each meeting. Public input for agenda items may be submitted until noon the day of the meeting. For more information regarding public input, please contact Jessi Gress at

Submission Deadline Meeting Date Agenda
December 28, 2022 January 18, 2023 January DRB Agenda (PDF) 
January 20, 2023 February 15, 2023 February DRB Agenda (PDF)
February 17, 2023 March 15, 2023 March DRB Agenda(PDF)
March 17, 2023 April 19, 2023 April DRB Agenda (PDF)
April 21, 2023 May 17, 2023 May DRB Agenda (PDF)
May 19, 2023 June 21, 2023 June DRB Agenda (PDF)
June 23, 2023 July 19, 2023 July DRB Agenda (PDF)
July 21, 2023 August 16, 2023 August DRB Agenda (PDF)
August 18, 2023 September 20, 2023 September DRB Agenda (PDF)
September 22, 2023 October 18, 2023 October DRB Agenda (PDF)
October 20, 2023 November 15, 2023 November DRB Agenda (PDF)
November 17, 2023 December 20, 2023 December DRB Agenda (PDF)



Minutes of the Design Review Board meetings are not available until approved by formal vote of the Board. Therefore, meeting minutes are normally posted after approval the following month. The current years minutes can be found below. Prior meeting minutes can be found on the Archived Design Review Board Minutes page.

2023 Approved Minutes