Board of Architectural Review

Board of Architectural Review graphic of blue print plans
  • 5:30 p.m.
  • 1st and 3rd Wednesday of every month
  • Seaside City Hall Council Chambers
    440 Harcourt Avenue
    Seaside, CA 93955
The Board of Architectural Review serve a 4 year term.

About the Board
The Board of Architectural Review (BAR) is the decision-making body of the architectural review process. The BAR is made up of five members appointed by the Council, consisting of three professionals:
  • Licensed architect
  • Licensed building contractor
  • Licensed landscape architect
  • Two members-at-large
The BAR is responsible for the:
  • Review of various residential and commercial design proposals, including:
  • Commercial facade changes
  • New commercial signs
  • Second-story residential additions
  • Other design related projects
For information on Architectural Review Permit requirements, visit the Planning Division page.

If you are interested in being considered for service on the Board of Architectural Review, please download an application.

 Contact Us
For more information regarding the Board of Architectural Review, please contact the Staff Liaison, Rick Medina, Senior Planner at 831-899-6726.