Town Government

The Town of Bow Mar elects a Mayor and six Trustees every two years. The next election will be in 2020. The Board of Trustees meets monthly. Meeting announcements with agendas are posted on Home page of this website and on Trustee Meetings. All residents are welcome at these monthly meetings, and citizen comments are sought. The Board also encourages residents to participate in government through comment, special boards, and committees.

The 2019 Bow Mar Activities gives an overview of the Bow Mar Government's achievements during 2019.

 

The Town has a Design Review Board (DRB). The DRB has 7 members, each appointed by the Board of Trustees for two-year terms. The Board oversees all applications regarding home improvements and landscaping. The Board uses the Design Guidelines and the Bow Mar Municipal Code to make decisions. Full, detailed information can be found on the Design Review Board Application and Building Procedures pages.

Meetings of the Design Review Board are posted on the Home page nad on the Design Review Board page.

 

The Town of Bow Mar also has a Board of Adjustment consisting of 5 members, each appointed by the Board of Trustees for two-year terms. This Board is in place to hear variance requests regarding building or renovating properties in the Town.

Meetings of the Board of Adjustments are posted on the Home page nad on the Board of Adjustment page.