Downtown Design Review Committee


  • Second Monday of every month

Meetings are open to the public and the meeting dates, time, and location are posted at:

River Falls City Hall
222 Lewis Street
River Falls, WI 54022

Online Resources


The Design Review Committee (DRC) consist of a City Council representative, a member of the Plan Commission, a member of the Chamber of Commerce, a member of the Historic Preservation Commission, a representative of a development group, a board member of the Business Improvement District, a business or property owner in the downtown area, and a citizen member appointed by the mayor and subject to confirmation by the City Council.

  • Chris Blasius, Chamber of Commerce Representative
  • Christopher Gagne, City Council Representative
  • Dave Dintemann, Downtown Business / Property Owner
  • Mark Paschke, Business Improvement District Representative
  • Lisa Moody, Plan Commission Representative
  • Vacant, Member of a Development Group
  • Heidi Heinze, Member of the Historic Preservation Commission
  • Amy Halvorson, City Resident

Mission Statement

 The City of River Falls Design Review Committee’s mission is to review each public and private development proposed within the downtown area for compliance with the intent of the site, architectural, landscape, and street scape design guidelines establish in the Downtown Design Plan.