Project Review Committee (PRC)

The Project Review Committee (PRC) is a nine-member advisory board established by 120-181 of the City’s Zoning Code.

PRC reviews all major site plans referred to it by the Manager of Zoning and makes a recommendation to approve, approve subject to conditions or deny the application. Digital copies of Major Site Plan application drawings can be found on the Site Plan Review Agenda webpage.  

The Project Review Committee is made up of the following individuals or a designee:

  • The Manager of Zoning
  • The Director of Development Services
  • The Manager of Planning
  • The Permit Office Manager
  • The City Engineer
  • The Manager of Code Enforcement
  • Three urban design specialists, appointed by the Mayor, that could include, but not be limited to, an architect, an urban planner and a landscape architect:
    • Dave Beinetti, Architect, President / Principal, SWBR Architects
    • Roger Brown, Architect, Principal, Urban Architecture, CDC Creative Consultant
    • Jim Yarrington, Architect, RIT Director of Campus Planning, Design & Construction Services, and Adjunct Professor  

Meeting Schedule

The PRC meets on an as-needed basis with meetings occurring generally once per month. Meetings are open to the public; however, no public participation is permitted. 

All meetings begin at 4:00 PM

Meeting Date Agenda
January 19, 2022 No meeting
February 16, 2022  
March 16, 2022  
April 20, 2022  
May 18, 2022  
June 15, 2022  
July 20, 2022  
August 17, 2022  
September 21, 2022  
October 19, 2022  
November 16, 2022  
December 21, 2022  

Prior Years Agendas


State of Emergency and Local Emergency Order Update

Due to the continued high infection rates associated with the coronavirus pandemic emergency and as authorized by NYS Senate Bill number 50001, which was signed into law by the Governor on September 2, 2021, meetings will be conducted via video conference.

Watch the meeting on the specified date and at the specified time here:


Anna Keller
Phone: (585) 428-7761
Zoning Office
30 Church St. Rm. 125B
Rochester, NY 14614