City Seeks Volunteers for Design Review Board

Press Release

City Seeks Volunteers for Design Review Board

September 27, 2021

Jill E. Smith
Communications Manager

Redmond, WA – The City of Redmond is accepting applications for upcoming Design Review Board member vacancies. If you are a design professional or a resident of Redmond and are passionate about the quality of architecture and landscaping in the City of Redmond, you are encouraged to apply. Redmond is currently looking to fill three new design positions. One professional member and two resident members.

Volunteers on the seven-member Design Review Board review and make recommendations to City Council on site plans, landscape, architectural design, and colors and materials for commercial, industrial, and multi-family projects. The board is comprised of five professionals from the fields of architecture, landscape architecture, or urban design and two residents who represent the community at large.

To learn more and to apply for the Design Review Board, visit and submit a completed online application by clicking “apply." All city board and commission appointments are volunteer positions. Candidates for the professional position are not required to be residents of Redmond. Meetings are mandatory and held on the first and third Thursday evenings of every month.

There is no deadline, but interested individuals are encouraged to apply by 5 p.m. on Friday, October 29, 2021. For more information on the board or any questions, contact Planning Manager David Lee at 425-556-2462 or

For questions and more information, contact Communications Manager Jill E. Smith at or 425-556-2448. This press release is available on