DCA Standing Committees


This committee is responsible for the review and approval of any changes to the exterior of properties in Dickeyville. The committee helps residents comply with the guidelines of the Commission for Historical and Architectural Preservation (CHAP).

Chair of the Dickeyville Architectural Committee (DAC) –  Peter Bailey

Contact Peter via the Architectural Query Form.

For further details and application forms for home projects, please see the Architectural Matters page and the Village Blog’s architectural updates


This committee is responsible for the research, discovery, collection, assembly and proper storage of all documents, photographs, and artifacts relating to the history of Dickeyville. The committee provides access to these materials for the community through scheduled exhibitions (e.g. July 4th weekend) and by appointment.

Chair of the Archives Committee – Mike Blair


As new community members move into our village, we seek to meet and greet them bringing information about the history, traditions, logistics,, and a few small gifts provided by the DCA. Our mission is to make newcomers feel welcomed and integrated into our unique and active community.

Chair of the Hospitality Committee Anne Puckett + Kathleen Vander Horst.  

Planning & Zoning

Chair of the Planning & Zoning Committee –  Mitch Cyman

Public Works

Chair of the Public Works Committee –  Mike Blair


Chair of the Maintenance Committee –  Duncan Hodge


This committee works for a safer, more aware community by keeping residents informed of criminal activity in their area, recruiting block captains as well as cultivating strong community ties with the Baltimore City Police Department.

Chair of the Security Committee –  Chris Wharton 


The stream clean-up crew is an organized group of neighborhood volunteers who collect trash from the Gwynn’s Falls watershed, within the Dickeyville community, several times a year.  The clean up serves as an environmental improvement to the Gwynn’s Falls and a neighborhood beautification effort, as many neighborhood events utilize the park area next to the dam.

Co-chair of the Streams Committee –  Brett Long
Co-chair of the Streams Committee –  Greg DiFranco

Real Estate

Chair of the Real Estate Committee – Seely Foley

Town Crier

Co chairs of the Town Crier Communications Committee –  Phoebe Kogler Hayes & Sheridan Jones McCrae

Phoebe Kogler Hayes

Phoebe Kogler Hayes

Sheridan J McCrae

This committee is responsible for publishing and distributing The Town Crier at least one week in advance of DCA scheduled meetings. Each issue includes Minutes of previous Membership and Board Meetings, reports from committee chairs, and announcements submitted by community and area residents and organizations.  The committee also oversees the update and maintenance of the DCA website and advises on effective communications processes for the DCA.


Further detail about the responsibilities of each standing committee is available in the annual Dickeyville Directory given to village residents by the DCA.

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Last updated: May 11, 2020 at 15:38 pm