Design Standards Committee

This Committee shall have the following powers and duties: To develop design standards, policies and guidelines and to recommend to the City Council adoption of appropriate policy manuals and amendments to the development standards contained in these regulations; To review and make recommendations to the City Council on all specific plans and other City studies including design guidelines to ensure formats compatible with the City-wide design guidelines; To evaluate the success being achieved in meeting the goal of a higher quality of design in the City; and To periodically make recommendations to the City Council for changes to design standards, policy manuals and procedures;
Tricia Gomes
This Committee shall consist of nine members who are residents of the City of Phoenix. Composition shall be as follows: a. a. One member of the Planning Commission; b. b. Two residents who are not part of the groups described in subsections c and d below, and who have served at least two years on a Village Planning Committee; c. c. Two representatives of owners and developers of projects that are subject to design review; d. d. Three design professionals, such as architects, landscape architects, planners, and civil engineers, and e. One member of the Parks and Recreation Board.


Member Name
Allan Gutkin
Gabriel Jaramillo
Dennis Newcombe
Ben Patton
Lorenzo Perez
Matt Seaman
Craig Steblay