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City of Amity
Historic Landmarks Committee
The City of Amity is actively seeking members to serve on the City’s Historic Landmarks Committee.
Role of the Committee
Review the building permit application for alterations to Historic Landmarks or construction upon historic sites where the guidelines for alteration provided in Section 11 of this Ordinance would be violated as determined by the Historic Preservation Officer;
Review of the demolition permit applications which would result in the destruction of Historic Landmarks;
Evaluate and designate historic districts, buildings, structures, sites, and objects;
Conduct surveys, inventories, and studies of potential historic resources as budgeted;
Make recommendations to the Planning Commission and City Council regarding historic preservation issues, including, but not limited to, ordinance amendments and historic district designations;
Promote public awareness and appreciation of the City's historic resources as budgeted;
The Committee shall support the enforcement of all state laws relating to historic preservation; and
Conduct other historic preservation functions as determined by the Historic Preservation Officer.
The Historic Landmarks Committee shall consist of five members selected at large. Each member shall be entitled to one vote. The Mayor, subject to Council approval, shall appoint a Historic Landmarks Committee of five members with a demonstrated competence, knowledge, or interest in historic preservation with preference given to those with professional experience in the fields of:
Real estate or
If you are interested in applying for or have questions about the Historic Landmarks Committee please contact Michael Thomas at firstname.lastname@example.org or 503-835-3711. Applications will be made available at City Hall.
Next Historic Landmarks Committee Meeting:
Friday, October 23, 2020 at 4 p.m.
Conference call: 1-720-740-9836 Access code: 1897858#
Historic Landmarks Committee Meetings:
02-04-2020 @ 7 pm
Member - Eve Silverman
Member - Deborah Conrad
Member - Jim Affolter
Member - Vacant
Member - Vacant