Board of Architectural Review

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  • 5:30 pm
  • 1st and 3rd Wednesday of every month
  • Seaside City Hall Council Chambers
    440 Harcourt Avenue
    Seaside, CA 93955


The Board of Architectural Review serve a 4 year term.

About the Board

The Board of Architectural Review (BAR) is the decision-making body of the architectural review process. The BAR is made up of five members appointed by the Council, consisting of three professionals:

  • Licensed architect
  • Licensed building contractor
  • Licensed landscape architect
  • Two members-at-large


The BAR is responsible for the:

  • Review of various residential and commercial design proposals, including:
  • Commercial facade changes
  • New commercial signs
  • Second-story residential additions
  • Other design related projects

For information on Architectural Review Permit requirements, visit the Planning Division page.

Board of Architectural Review Annual Work Plan

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Contact Us

For more information regarding the Board of Architectural Review, please contact the Staff Liaison, Rick Medina, Senior Planner at 831-899-6726.