Historic Preservation Commission

About the Commission
The duties of the seven-member Historic Preservation Commission include:
  • Designation of Town landmarks
  • Development of public education programs aimed at increasing awareness of the value of historic preservation
  • Analysis of feasibility of façade easements
  • Consideration of applications for certificates of appropriateness and or hardship applications for town landmarks
  • Recommendations to the Town Board, Zoning Board of Appeals and Planning Board regarding application before those Boards relating to properties that include landmarks.
  • Download the Historic Preservation Commission Flyer
At least one member of the Board is a professional architect or civil engineer licensed in the State, and at least two members must own a historic landmark or structure in the Town. Members are appointed by the Town Board for four-year terms.

Historic Preservation Commission Meetings
(4th Thursday of Month)
2016 Meeting Schedule
Guidelines for Historic Properties
Download the Guidelines for Historic Properties Brochure