Appearance Review Committee


The Appearance Review Committee is responsible for review of application for building permits and sign permits primarily within the Adams Dairy Parkway Overlay (ADP-O) zoning district makes recommendations to the Mayor and City Council. Committee review shall not be required for single-family detached and duplex residential structures or for alterations and repairs not affecting the outward appearance of a building or site.

Established by Municipal Code Section 402.040


Meetings of the Appearance Review Committee are held at the call of the Chair and at such other times as the Appearance Review Committee may determine, typically held on weekday mornings approximately one to three times per year.


The Appearance Review Committee is comprised of three members who serve two-year terms and are appointed by the Mayor and approved by the City Council. Members must be residents of Blue Springs and familiar with or experienced in matters of aesthetic judgment.

Board Members
Term Expires
David Smith - Chair 2021 2022
Bob Frost - Vice Chair 2021 2022
Alan Ware 2020 2022
Bob Frost 2021 2023
David Smith 2021 2023