The Board shall have the following duties:
A. To perform all of the duties as required under SMC 17.450.030 as the same exists now or may hereafter be amended.
B. To review all environmental findings including the issuance of a negative declaration; provided, however, if a project requires an environmental impact report it shall automatically be referred to the Planning Commission for environmental review only.
C. Conceptual landscape plans shall be part of the initial building design review by the Board; provided, however, that all landscape plans may be delegated by the Board to the City Planning staff for review and approval. Final landscape and irrigation plans may be approved by the Planning staff unless, in the opinion of the City Planner, they should be referred to the Design Review Board.
D. Sign review shall be subject to all sign requirements and ordinances and resolutions of the City of Sebastopol. The sign review may be approved by the City Planning staff unless, in the opinion of the City Planner, a sign needs to be referred to the Design Review Board.
E. To review all condominium applications for design review purposes.
F. The Planning staff may approve all minor building modifications or additions unless, in the opinion of the City Planner, they should be referred to the Design Review Board.
G. Any decision of the City Planning staff or City Planner may be appealed in writing to the Design Review Board.