Historic Preservation Advisory Board
- Date: 03/23/2017 8:30 AM
- Location: City Hall Council Chambers
326 W Marion Ave.
Punta Gorda, Florida 33950
Meets the 4th Thursday at 8:30 a.m. in City Council Chambers. City residency required. Seven member board with two alternate members. Appointment of three (3) members shall be made by City Council on the basis of experience or interest in the fields of architecture, general contracting, finance or banking, real estate, law, history, archeology or any other related profession. The remaining four (4) members should be residents of the City of Punta Gorda, one of them being a resident of one of the designated historic districts. Three year terms - maximum of three terms.
Identifies for the City Council historically significant structures and sites that should be considered for designation as a "Local Historic Landmark" or be nominated for listing on the Florida Master Site File and the National Register of Historic Places. Makes policy recommendations for the protection of historically significant structures and sites. Makes recommendations to staff regarding certificates of appropriateness for any demolition, variance, sign or relocation of structures. Promotes public awareness of historic archaeological preservation and its community benefits.