Design Review Board


Official Agenda



City of Greenville

Planning Commission, Design Review Board, and Board of Zoning Appeals

Joint Training Workshop

11:00 AM Tuesday, October 25, 2022

Greenville Convention Center

1 Exposition Drive, Greenville, SC 29607

Note: The purpose of this joint workshop is for the members of the Planning Commission, Design Review Board, and Board of Zoning Appeals to receive training and fulfill annual education requirements.  The workshop is a public meeting open to the general public.  No pending business items before any of the boards or commission will be considered or discussed.  Likewise, no public comments will be received during the workshop.  Persons wishing to comment on an application are invited to do so at the respective board or commission’s next scheduled public hearing.

City Council members may be in attendance at the above referenced event or meeting, creating the potential of a quorum. While the workshop is not an official meeting of City Council, the posting of this notice is provided for the purpose of complying with the public notice requirements of the Freedom of Information Act as far as is practicable. No business of City Council will be discussed or acted upon during the workshop.


1.    Call to Order                                    11:00 AM

2.    Roll Call

3.    Training Topics and Presentations:

       Welcome and Introduction                             11:00 AM

       Presented by Planning Administrator Mary Douglas Hirsch

      Roles and Functions of City Planning Divisions                 11:05 AM

      Presented by Planning Staff

     Ethics for Board & Commission Members and Conducting Effective Meetings       11:45 AM

     Presented by Barry Nocks, PhD, FAICP

     Update on Greenville Development Code                    1:15 PM

     Presented by Principal Development Planner Kris Kurjiaka

     Economic Development Strategic Plan                     1:30 PM

     Presented by Economic and Community Development Director Merle Johnson

    Planning Do’s & Don’ts and Q&A                        1:45 PM

    Presented by Assistant City Manager Shannon Lavrin

4.    Adjourn                                      2:00 PM

Note: Presentation times listed are approximate.

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