Landscape Advisory Board

Landscape Advisory Board 2022 Public Meeting Schedule

Purpose 

The City of Starkville’s Landscape Advisory Board is formed to act as an advisory body to the Board of Aldermen with the following powers and duties:

  1.  To hear all requests for a landscape waiver from landscape requirements in the Unified Zoning and Development Code and/or the Code’s Subdivision Regulations.
  2. To assist city employees with landscape and horticulture practices and develop recommended plant list.
  3. To coordinate with other Advisory Committees and Community Groups to facilitate City related tree and horticulture activities.
  4. Coordinate events and opportunities with the Mississippi Urban Forest Council.
  5. To recommend action that will promote the overall tree health and urban forestry for the City.
  6. To provide guidance as needed to City staff during the development and site plan review process for proposed projects within the City.


Name
Term Expires
NameTerm Expires
Scott WillardAugust 31, 2025 
Peter SummerlinSeptember 30, 2025 
George HopperJanuary 1, 2026
Richard Harkess
January 17, 2027.
Robert Brzuszek
January 17, 2027.
Vacant
Vacant
City of Starkville Staff Contact:
Daniel Havelin- City Planner
Lyle MeCaskey- Assistant City Planner

Application

Unified Development Code  

Agendas and Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
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