Design Review Board

About the design review board

The Design Review Board (DRB) is comprised of at least six members appointed by the Mayor and City Council. Members serve two year terms. Desirable special qualifications of the members would include an understanding of and skills in architectural design, landscape architecture, urban planning, real estate or engineering. The DRB is responsible for reviewing architecture and site design, and making a recommendation to Mayor and City Council, on all Development of Community Impact (DCI) applications. 

Agendas & Minutes

Meetings of the DRB are only held when there is a DCI application to go on the agenda, except in special circumstances. Meeting agendas are available from the Planning and Development Department and Agendas & Minutes page on this website.


  • 6:00 pm
  • Typically held the first Wednesday of the month
  • City Hall Conference Room
  • Meetings are currently being streamed virtually, in addition to being in-person. See meeting agenda for details.

Members of the Board

  • Kate Henry
  • Holly Jeffreys
  • Christine Simonton
  • Joshua Word
  • Vacant 


The City of Chamblee is currently accepting Statements of Interest from qualified individuals for positions on the Design Review Board (DRB).  Interested individuals should submit an electronic version of the DRB Application Form, along with a resume to