Environmental Appeals Board

Regular Meetings

  • As needed

Members

  • Lauren Shibakov, Chair (Professional Engineer)
    Term expires: July 2023
    320 E Broad Street
    P.O. Box 153
    Cookeville, TN 38501
    Phone: 931-319-4739
  • Kay Starkweather, Vice-Chair (Neighborhood Representative)
    Term expires: July 2022
    625 N Pickard Avenue
    Cookeville, TN 38501
    Phone: 931-520-1390
  • Jim Hall, Industrial Community
    Term expires: July 2020
    1330 S Maple Avenue
    Cookeville, TN 38501
    Phone: 931-528-1405
  • Jerry Gaw, Member at Large
    Term expires: July 2021
    P.O. Box 1189
    Cookeville, TN 38501
    Phone: 931-526-3700
  • Patrick Rinks, Professor Engineer with Civil Engineering
    Term expires: July 2019
    30 N Jefferson Avenue
    Cookeville, TN 38501
    Phone: 931-528-5543

Overview

  • The Environmental Appeals Board was established by Ordinance Number O04-06-11 and was approved by the City Council on July 15, 2004. The board will consist of: 
    • 1 licensed Professional Engineer with civil engineering expertise
    • 1 licensed Professional Engineer
    • 1 representative of the development or industrial community
    • 1 neighborhood representative and 1 member at large
  • Terms: 5 years staggered (after their first term served).
  • Members are appointed by the City Council.