All historic district property owners must obtain a Certificate of Appropriateness from the HDC in order to make external renovations prior to applying for city permits.
Contact the Planning Director. Early communication will ensure no delays with application.
Download and fill out the application completely.
Take photos of the front, back, and sides of the building and any architectural details.
Provide pertinent construction documents and sketches. Sample items are appreciated but not required
Email the completed application with subject line “Application for Certificate of Appropriateness”
Note: Failure to submit a completed application with all required pictures and construction documents will significantly delay or prevent application approval
Projects that Require HDC Review