Architectural Board of Review

(Code Section 1313.05): The Architectural Board of Review protects properties on which buildings or structures are constructed or altered, maintains the high character of community development, and protects real estate from impairment or destruction of value. They accomplish this by regulating according to proper architectural principles the design, use of materials, finished grade lines and orientation of the reviewed projects.
Adjacent property owners are provided notice of the meeting for their information and comments. Comments may be in writing or spoken at the meeting. Questions and comments prior to the meeting may be directed by email to BreAnna Kirk, Planning Technician, or by telephone at 216-291-4863


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Meeting Schedule

The Architectural Board of Review generally meets on the first and third Tuesday of each month in Council Chambers at Cleveland Heights City Hall.



For questions concerning the Architectural Board of Review, contact the Planning Department at 216-291-4878 or one of the following staff members:

Historical ABR Applicant Index

For a list of current and past ABR applicants that is listed by address.

2021 Meetings

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June 15, 2021Agenda

June 1, 2021Agenda

May 18, 2021Agenda

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