Boards and Commissions

The Town has two standing boards and one standing commission:

Architectural Review Board (ARB) Agendas and Minutes
Board of Zoning Appeals (BZA) Agendas , Minutes and Legal Notices
Planning Commission (PC) Agendas, Minutes and Legal Notices

Application for appointment for boards and commission click here

2014 Meeting Schedule

Architectural Review Board
The ARB is responsible for overseeing the developmental changes and improvements within the historic district or districts of the town.  The ARB reviews applications for Certificates of Appropriateness regarding improvements or changes within the historic district or districts of the Town.  The ARB is a five member Board which consists of three residents, one business and one at-large member with expertise in the duties of the ARB.  Members are appointed by the Town Council and serve a term of three years.  The ARB meets at Town Hall on the 2nd Tuesday of each month.  Meetings begin at 6:00PM and are open to the public.  Click above to view Agendas and Minutes.

Chair
James Ksanznak – (Term expires: June 30, 2016)

Vice Chair
William O’Kelly Russell – (Term expires June 30, 2015)

Members
Tim Jabs (Term expires: December 30, 2014)
Vacant
Vacant

Staff
Laura O`Dell, Town Planner / Zoning Administrator
703-221-3400 ext. 118

Board of Zoning Appeals
The BZA hears and decides applications for variances and appeals from any order, requirement, decision, or determination made by the Zoning Administrator in the administration or enforcement of the town zoning code.  Board members are appointed by the circuit court and serve a term of five years.  The BZA meets on an as-needed basis.  Click above to view Agendas and Minutes.

Chair
Bill Murphy (Term expires: November 13, 2017

Vice-Chair
Bette Begley (Term expires: November 13, 2016)

Members
Bob Price (Term expires: November 13, 2014)
Milton L. Webb (Term expires: December 13, 2018)
Nancy West (Term expires: November 13, 2015)

Staff
Laura O`Dell, Town Planner / Zoning Administrator
703-221-3400 ext. 118

Planning Commission

The Planning Commission advises the Town Council regarding the orderly development of the Town and its environs.  They are responsible for preparing the Comprehensive Plan and the Capital Improvement Plan for the Town to be adopted by the Council.  Commissioners are appointed by the Town Council and serve a term of four years.  The PC meets on the 1st Monday following the Regular meeting of Town Council.  All meetings are open to the public and begin at 7PM.  Click above to view Agendas and Minutes.

Chair

John E. Webb - (Term expires: June 30, 2017)

Vice Chair

Chris Padberg - (Term expires: June 30, 2016)

Commissioners

William O’Kelly Russell - (Term expires: June 30, 2015)
Naeem Arshad (Term expires: June 30, 2016)
Selonia Miles   (Term expires: June 30, 2016)
Louise Waggy (Term expires: June 30, 2017)
Lou Praino      (Term expired: June 30, 2016)

Staff

Laura O`Dell, Town Planner / Zoning Administrator

703-221-3400 ext. 118