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Posted on: January 14, 2022

Town Council to Appoint Member(s) to the Architectural Commission (ARCOM)

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The Town of Palm Beach announces two (2) regular and three (3) alternate member openings on the Architectural Commission effective March 1, 2022.

The Architectural Commission reviews and approves modifications to any existing structures visible from public rights-of-way, new construction, and landscaping. The members are Town registered voters appointed by the Town Council.  Members are appointed on the basis of experience in art, architecture, community planning, land development, real estate, landscape architecture, or other relevant business, profession, or civic interest.  Members of the architectural commission shall be appointed for terms of three years and may serve no more than two consecutive terms.  At least two members, but not more than three members, shall be registered Architects in the state.  In the event there no bona fide applicants who are registered Architects in the State of Florida, the Town Council may solicit and appoint Architects registered outside the State of Florida to fill one of the architect seats. In addition to the two registered Architects, one member of the commission shall be a Landscape Architect, if available. However, in the event a Landscape Architect is not available, then one member of the commission shall be a Master Gardener or someone with equivalent expertise in landscape. 

All citizens interested in pursuing appointment to the Architectural Commission (ARCOM) must complete the appropriate application for service online by February 25, 2022 at 5:00 p.m.  The appointments to ARCOM will be on the agenda for consideration and potential action at the Town Council meeting on Tuesday, March 8, 2022.

To apply click the link below, select the board you are applying for and click the blue “Apply” button in the top right corner of the screen. Once you have completed your online application, please click the green “Submit” button at the end of the document.

Apply Here: https://townofpalmbeach.granicus.com/boards/w/4d0cc7ec26441387

If you have any questions, please contact the Town Clerk’s Office at townclerk@townofpalmbeach.com or (561) 838-5416.

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