City Beautiful Commission

In October 1976, the current City Beautiful Commission of Little Rock was created by Little Rock City Code 15-26,27. Members of the City Beautiful Commission are appointed by the Little Rock City Board of Directors. The duties of the commission are to review variance requests to the landscape ordinance; promote beautiful landscape throughout the city; provide environmental policy directions and aesthetic improvement guidelines to the Board of Directors.

The City Beautiful meets the fourth Thursday of Each Month at 4:00 PM at Little Rock City Hall, 2nd Floor, Board of Directors Chambers, 500 W. Markham Street.

CITY BEAUTIFUL COMMISSION WEBSITE: Little Rock City Beautiful Commission

For More Information

Darren Spillman, Plans Development Administrator
Planning and Development Department
723 West Markham Street
Little Rock, Arkansas 72201
Phone: (501) 371-4864
Fax: (501) 371-6863
dspillman@littlerock.gov

AUTHORITY: Little Rock City Code 15-26, 27; Ordinance No. 20,395  
TERM: Three (3) years  
MEMBERS: Eleven (11)  
DUTIES: To promote public interest in the general improvement and appearance of the City of Little Rock; to prepare and transmit to the City Board of Directors recommended policies implementing the plans prepared by and/or for the Commission; and to establish, subject to Board of Directors’ approval, regulations of aesthetic quality for public and private lands and improvements.  
SELECTION:
Members are appointed to this Commission by the Little Rock City Board of Directors. The eleven (11) members should be qualified electors of the City of Little Rock with two (2) members chosen from the following professions:
Professional Civil Engineer,
Professional Urban Planner,
Registered Architect, or
Registered Landscape Architect
 
MEETINGS:
Fourth Thursday of Each Month
Little Rock City Hall, 2nd Floor, Board of Directors Chambers
500 W. Markham Street
Little Rock, AR 72201
4:00 PM
 
CONTACT Darren Spillman, Plans Development Administrator
Planning and Development Department
723 West Markham Street
Little Rock, AR 72201
Phone: (501) 371-4864
Fax: (501) 371-6863
Email: dspillman@littlerock.gov

Jamie Collins, Director
Planning and Development Department
723 West Markham Street
Little Rock, AR 72201
Phone: (501) 371-6818
 

Current Members

Kristen Barre
(At-Large)
Term Expires: 10-19-2024

Kimberly Glover
(At-Large)
kimberlydglover@gmail.com
Term Expires: 10-19-2024

Troy Laha
(Professional Urban Planner)
lahaengrls@sbcglobal.net
Term Expires:  10-19-2022

Shelby Linck
(At-Large)
Term Expires: 10-19-2022

Louise Miller
(At-Large)
louise.miller@ozk.com
Term Expires:  10-19-2022

Beverly Palmer
(At-Large)
yourgardeningrealtor@gmail.com
Term Expires: 10-19-2024

Suzanne Peyton
(Professional Civil Engineer)
suzannepeyton@gmail.com
Term Expires: 10-19-2023

Kenny Stephens Jr.
(At-Large)
kenny.stephens@lrsd.org
Term Expires:  10-19-2024

Robert Walker
(At-Large)
therobertwalker@hotmail.com
Term Expires: 10-19-2024
 
Robert Winchester
(At-Large)
Term Expires: 10-19-2024

Billie Woods
(At-Large)
4yourtime@sbcglobal.net
Term Expires:  10-19-2023