Architectural Review Board

The Architectural Review Board is a seven-member appointed board. This body reviews exterior renovations, new construction, signage and demolition in the City’s historic district. No building permit is issued for these activities within the historic district until the ARB issues a Certificate of Appropriateness. The historic district is bounded by Church Street to the north, the Sampit River to the south, Wood Street to the west and Meeting Street to the east.  The district encompasses residential, general commercial, core commercial and water front commercial.

Chairperson: Jerry Miller
Other board/committee members:

  • Kevin Jayroe, Vice Chair
  • Sally Gillespie
  • Dwayne Vernon
  • Linda Abate
  • Clare Reigart
  • Michael Norton

Download application to serve on the ARB

Meeting Dates: First Monday of each month, 5:30 pm at City Hall. An exception is during the month September. Due to holiday weeks the Board meets on the 2nd Monday of the month.

Fee: $30.00 New Business, $15.00 Old Business

Contact: Housing & Community Development Department
Phone: 843-545-4010
Fax: 843-545-4009

 

Downloads:

Application for Certification of Appropriateness

 

ARB Meeting Calendar

 

ARB Agenda

 

ARB Design Guidelines Manual

 

 

Waterfront Area Design Guidelines 2003

 

Approved ARB Meeting Minutes:

NameSizeHits
March 6 2017 ARB Minutes498.7 KiB14
February 6 2017 ARB Minutes393.4 KiB11
January 9 2017 ARB Minutes417.4 KiB15
December 5 2016 ARB Minutes639.5 KiB31
October 3 2016 ARB Minutes591.8 KiB45
September 12 2016 ARB Minutes503.4 KiB63
August 1 2016 ARB Minutes490.8 KiB74
July 11 2016 ARB Minutes305.0 KiB87
June 6 2016 ARB Minutes497.9 KiB109
May 2 2016 ARB Minutes510.4 KiB117
March 7 2016 ARB Minutes493.2 KiB137
February 1 2016 ARB Minutes527.1 KiB127
January 4 2016 ARB Minutes377.4 KiB122