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Historic Landmark Commission

Prepare and periodically revise an inventory of the structures and areas that may be eligible for designation as historic landmarks. Prepare, review and propose amendments to the Historic Landmark Preservation Plan. Review requests to establish or remove a historic designation, make recommendations on the requests to the Land Use Commission, as determined in accordance with Section 25-1-46 (Land Use Commission). Section 2-1-147 of the City Code.

The duties of the Historic Landmark Commission are to:

  • Promote historic preservation activities in Austin
  • Review applications for heritage grant monies
  • Review applications for historic zoning cases
  • Review certificates of appropriateness and tax exemption applications for city landmarks
  • Review sign and building permits in historic districts
Meetings: 
  • Fourth Monday of each month
  • 7 p.m.
  • All meetings are held in the Council Chambers, City Hall, 301 W. 2nd Street, Austin, Texas, unless otherwise noted in the agenda posting.

Meeting Documents:

View Agendas, Approved Minutes and Supporting Documents

2015 Meeting Schedule:

  • January 26, 2015
  • February 23, 2015
  • March 23, 2015
  • April 27, 2015
  • May 18, 2015 **- (location TBD)
  • June 22, 2015
  • July 27, 2015
  • August 24, 2015
  • September 28, 2015
  • October 26, 2015
  • November 16, 2015 **- (location TBD)
  • December 14, 2015 **- (location TBD)

** Normal meeting dates have changed to accommodate any city holidays.

Staff: 
  • Steve Sadowsky, Historic Preservation Office, 512-974-6454
  • Kalan Contreras, Historic Preservation Office, 512-974-2727
By-laws: 
Annual Reports: