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Architectural Review Committee

VACANCIES:
To re-establish this Committee there are 5 vacancies.


This is a 5-person committee with no specified terms.  The ARC advises the Planning Commission and City Council on Design Review criteria for the Historic District in Talent.  Reviews development applications for new or renovation projects in the Old Town area.  Meets once a month. (Meets The Talent Architectural Review Committee (TARC) is a 5 person committee that advises the City Planner and the Planning Commission on applications for new construction or redevelopment in the Old Town Design District.  The Old Town Design District was created to respect and enhance the character of Talent’s original core areas while maintaining the city’s traditional, rural and vernacular architectural heritage. 
 
TARC works to assure compatibility with the defining characteristics of the surrounding area or to preserve the integrity of existing neighborhoods or to support a unifying theme for a particular development or area in order to spur economic growth and helps to provide for careful review of new construction or alteration of existing structures in areas of the City.
TARC also provides property owners, contractors and consultants with technical assistance and design alternatives to ensure that proposed projects conform with the applicable standards and enhance the social, cultural, economic, environmental and aesthetic development of the community by encouraging both harmonious and innovative design.
The Committee meets once a month as needed on the 3rd Tuesday of the month at 6:00 PM. 
If you are interested in volunteering on the Architectural Committee or would like more information, please contact Zac Moody, Community Development Director or Melissa Huhtala, City Recorder at 541-535-7401.
3rd Tuesday of the month at 6:00 p.m.)

Meetings
Every 3rd Tuesday