Historic Preservation Commission (HPC)

The Historic Preservation Commission (HPC) is charged with preserving and protecting the cultural and architectural character of Washington. In addition to reviewing proposed projects and Certificates of Appropriateness affecting locally designated historic properties, the HPC is responsible for local district and landmark designation. 

This board consists of seven (7) members appointed by City Council. All members must reside within Washington’s  city limits. 

Historic Preservation Commission Membership List

The Historic Preservation Commission (HPC) meets on the 1st Tuesday of each month at 6:00 p.m. in the City Council Chambers located in the Municipal Building at 102 E 2nd Street.  

Deadlines for submitting a Certificate of Appropriateness:  Fifteenth (15) of the month to be heard at the following months meeting.  For a copy  of agendas and minutes click on the following:  Agendas and Minutes.

For information on applying to become a member please see the following link:  Advisory Board Applications & Proclamation Applications.