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 the month except November and December
  • 6┬áp.m.
  • City Hall, Council Chambers unless otherwise noted in the agenda posting

Meeting Documents:

View Agendas, Approved Minutes and Supporting Documents

2022 Meeting Schedule:

  • January 24, 2022
  • February 28, 2022
  • March 28, 2022
  • April 25, 2022
  • May 23, 2022
  • June 27, 2022
  • July 25, 2022
  • August 22, 2022
  • September 26, 2022
  • October 24, 2022
  • November 28, 2022
  • December 19, 2022
Staff
  • Amber Allen, Historic Preservation Office, 512-974-3393
  • Steve Sadowsky, Historic Preservation Office
By-laws
Annual Reports