The Design Review Commission is a council appointed eight member volunteer commission that plays a major role in nearly all aspects of design review.

The Design Review Commission's duties include:

  • To protect property rights and values
  • To enhance the built environment, make reports, hold public hearings and perform all other duties as may be prescribed by the Idaho Code and the City Code
  • To review development proposals as required by the City Code
  • To provide recommendations to the City Council on issues that the City Council may refer to the commission.
  • To comply with all city policies, procedures, and regulations

Design Review Commission Members:

Tom Messina- Chair
Michael Pereira- Vice Chair
Greta Snodgrass
Jon Ingalls
Jef Lemmon
Skip Priest

Meeting Date:

The Design Review Commission meets on the fourth Thursday of the month in the afternoon.  Meetings take place at Coeur d'Alene City Hall, Upstairs in Conference Room #6 710 E. Mullan Avenue.

All meetings are open to the public and publicized to allow and promote public participation in the decisions of the Commission.

*Please note any final  decision made by the Design Review Commission is appealable within 15 days of the decision pursuant to sections 17.09.705 through 17.09.715 of Title 17, Zoning.



Please click here to access design-related resources.

Staff Liaison: Tami Stroud, Planner, 666-5740

The Design Review Commissioners may be reached by email or mail at:

[email protected]
Coeur d'Alene Design Review Commission
c/o Planning Department
710 East Mullan Avenue
Coeur d'Alene, ID  83814