Development Review Committee

2023 Development Review Committee Meeting and Submission Schedule


The Development Review Committee (DRC) was established to review all land development applications within the city limits of Starkville. The committee consists of city staff representing various departments and meets as needed on Thursdays at 9:30 am on the second floor of City Hall located at 110 West Main Street. To submit an application for DRC, contact the Planning Department. Applications will be reviewed in accordance with the Meeting and Submission Schedule.

The City of Starkville believes in transparent government and Development Review Committee meetings are open to the public. However, Development Review Committee meetings are not public hearings and there is no agenda item for public comment. Only City Staff members and applicants at the appropriate time may speak.

If you desire to speak about any issue The Starkville Board of Aldermen welcomes your comments during citizen comments at regularly scheduled meetings of the Board of Aldermen.


Committee Members

Community Development/ Planning:
Daniel Havelin, City Planner
662-323-2525 ext. 3136

Community Development/ Planning
Lyle MeCaskey , Assistant City Planner
662-323-2525 ext. 3130

Community Development/ Development Services:
Stein McMullen, Building Official
662-323-2525 ext. 3121

Community Development/ Engineering Division:
Cody Burnett, PE, City Engineer
662-323-2525 ext. 3123

Fire Department:

Mark McCurdy, Fire Marshall
662-323-1212 ext. 21

Police Department:
Chief Mark Ballard

Starkville Utilities- Water and Sewer:

Bailey Wofford

Mary Williams

Sanitation & Environmental Services Department:
Chris Smiley

Starkville Utilities- Electric:
Jason Horner, Systems Engineer
662-323-3133 ext. 114