Commission of Architectural Review

Meetings are held at 3:30 p.m. on the fourth Thursday of the month as needed in the Fourth Floor Conference Room located in City Hall, 427 Patton St., Danville, VA 24541.

Regular Meeting Agendas
Meeting agendas are available prior to the meetings.
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Regular Meeting Minutes
Meeting minutes are also available following approval.
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  • Michael Nicholas (Chairman)
  • Sarah Latham (Vice Chairman)
  • Robert Weir (Secretary)
  • Susan Stilwell 
  • Robin Crews 
  • Sean Davis
  • Jeffrey Bond

More Information
The Commission of Architectural Review (CAR) is a seven member commission appointed by City Council to review all new construction, exterior renovations, and signs undertaken in Danville's Old West End Historic District. To apply to serve on this Board, please fill out our online application.

The application fee to apply for a Certificate of Appropriateness is $25. Applications should be submitted in the Planning Division offices located on the second floor of the Municipal Building. For more information or a map of the area call the Planning Division at 434-799-5261.

Old West End (Rental District) Master Plan
In May of 2012, The City of Danville contracted with Allison Platt & Associates and CJMW Architecture to conduct a study of a portion of the Old West End (OWE) with the highest concentration on rental housing. The OWE Master Plan will be presented to Planning Commission and forwarded to City Council for approval.

Old West End Design Guidelines
The City of Danville has contracted with Allison Platt & Associates to complete an update to the Old West End Design Guidelines. The new guidelines are scheduled to be adopted in December 2014. For more information, view the Old West End Design Guidelines.