Commissions & Boards

Architectural Review Board


This board was established in accordance with the Virginia and Berryville Codes to review requests for certificates of appropriateness within the boundaries of the Berryville Historic District and to assist the Planning Commission and Town Council with matters related to the administration of historic district requirements.

Berryville Area Development Authority

The Berryville Area Development Authority advises the Berryville Town Council and the Clarke County Board of Supervisors on amendments to the Berryville Area Plan, zoning and subdivision ordinance amendments, rezonings, and special use permits for properties located within Annexation Area B.

Board of Zoning Appeals
This board was established in accordance with the Virginia Code to hear appeals of zoning ordinance determinations, requests for variances and requests for interpretation of the official zoning map.

Planning Commission
The Planning Commission advises the Town Council on comprehensive plan amendments, zoning and subdivision ordinance amendments, rezonings and special use permits.

Berryville Tree Board


The purpose of the Tree Board is to recognize the value of trees in the community, honor the value of landscaping on public property, and continue the planting and maintenance of trees on public property.