Architectural Design Review

The Architectural Design Review Committee was established by City Council to provide review and recommendations regarding the visual quality and aesthetic characteristics for construction of commercial and industrial structures.


1) City Council adopted new fee schedules for Planning & Engineering effective April 13, 2023.

2) Applications for Planning Commission, Design Review, and BZA may now be submitted online.


Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

View Most Recent Agendas and Minutes


The Architectural Design Review Committee in Columbia City Hall, Conference Room B (first floor). Please see the ART Meeting Schedule for specific dates and times.


Members serve two 2-year terms, maximum of three consecutive terms.

  • Harper, Glenn
    No Term Limit
  • Keltner, Paul
    No Term Limit
  • Williams, Kara
    Term expired, 6/11/2019
  • Simpson, Joerdan
    Term expired 7/13/2023
  • Sloan, James
    Term expired 2/11/2020

Meeting Attendance

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