Historic District Commission
The Historic District Commission is comprised of seven members andtwo alternates. The Commission typically meets the first Wednesday of each month and often the second Wednesday if there are a large number of applications. A Certificate of Approval is required from the Commission for certain exterior changes to buildings and structures located within the Historic District.Links to agendas and staff reports for prior meetings can be found on the City's Meetings Calendar. Links to video archives of prior meetings can be found below.
Click here for a schedule of meetings. To view the most recent applications under review by the Commission, go to the Current Land Use Applications page.
- Historic District Commission Rules & Procedures
- 4-Step Design Review Process for Work Sessions of Major Projects
- Historic District regulations, see Article 6 Section 10:630 in the Zoning Ordinance
- Historic District Map
- Design Review Toolkit November 18th, 2013 - Proposal Developed by the HDC with
input from the Planning Department
Joseph Almeida, chair;
Vincent Lombardi(Vice Chairman),
Alternates Richard Shea and John Mayer;
Nancy Pearson, City Council representative.
Planning Department Staff Contacts:
Nicholas Cracknell, Principal Planner
Lizbeth Good, Administrative Clerk
Historic District Commission Recorded Meetings - 2016
To view an individual meeting click on the 3 bar icon in the top left or click play to view them all. Meetings are organised with the latest meeting first. To view other meetings please visit the City's YouTube Channel.