Architectural Board of Review

Meetings & Representation

  • 5:00 p.m. 
  • 4th Thursday of each month (2nd Thursday November and December)
  • City Hall
    130 S Chillicothe Road
    Council Chambers
    Aurora, Ohio 44202

November and December meetings typically are scheduled the second Thursday of the month due to holiday conflicts. Plans must be submitted to the Building Department at least 14 days prior to the meeting date to be included in that meeting. All projects on the agenda must have a representative present at the meeting to be considered. For more information, please view th

2022 ABR Meeting and Submittal Dates

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
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  • Melissa Coleman, Citizen Representative
  • Daisy Alford-Smith, Citizen Representative
  • Ralph Ware, Citizen Representative
  • Ben Sutton, Citizen Representative
  • Kasey Krebs, Citizen Representative
  • Christine Gruttadauria, Secretary

About the Board

The Architectural Board of Review examines plans submitted to the Building Department for conformity with its established architectural guidelines and applicable Codified Ordinances in order to protect and preserve the value, appearance, and character of the buildings and related structures in the city.

Plans Subject to Review

Plans for all new buildings, additions, renovations that include exterior work, signs, sheds 200+ square feet, and other accessory structures are all reviewed by the Architectural Board of Review. The design and materials used must be approved by the Board before a building permit can be issued.

ABR Guidelines


For more information, please call us at 330-562-9564.