Boards and Commissions

Citizen volunteers sit on a variety of boards and commissions to participate in the decision making process of town government and provide information.

Planning and Zoning Commission:

A Planning and Zoning Commission was established at the time the Jerome Zoning Ordinance was adopted to help formulate and administer lawful plans adopted by the Town Council relating to the present and future growth and development of the Town. The Commission consists of five members appointed by the Town Council, each of whom must reside in Jerome. The commissioners serve three-year terms. 
Commissioner Charlotte Page term expires February 28, 2017
Chair Lance Schall term expires February 28, 2019
Commissioner Margie Hardie term expires February 28, 2018
Commissioner Mike Parry term expires February 28, 2017
Commissioner Zachariah Runyon term expires February 28, 2018
 
 
Design Review Board:

The Design Review Board was established to preserve and protect the historical character of Jerome. The duties of the Board are to review the exterior design of new buildings and structures, exterior alterations, signs, landscaping, and proposed demolition within Jerome to ensure that development is compatible with the surrounding environment. The Board is comprised of five members, four residents appointed by the Town Council and one Planning and Zoning representative. The Board members serve three-year terms. 
Member         John Schroeder
P & Z Rep.   Mike Parry
Member         Brice Wood
Vice Chair       Mark Venker
Chair       Steve Pontious
term expires February 28, 2018
appointed annually by P&Z
term expires February 28, 2017
term expires February 28, 2018
term expires February 28, 2017

Board of Adjustment:

The Board of Adjustment is a five member board appointed by the Town Council whose duties include hearing appeals of decisions made by the Zoning Administrator and variances from the terms of the Zoning Ordinance. The Board members serve three-year terms. 
Chair             Carol Yacht
Member Gary Shapiro
Member         Jane Moore
Member           Chris Babbage
Member           Suzy Mound
term expires February 28, 2017
term expires February 28, 2019
term expires February 28, 2018
term expires February 28, 2017
term expires February 28, 2018
Town of   Jerome    Arizona