IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENTS ON NEW APPLICATION DEADLINES FOR A CERTIFICATE OF APPROPRIATENESS OR APPROVAL AND UPDATES ON COMMISSION HEARINGS

For information on new application deadlines for a Certificate of Appropriateness (or Approval) for June, and additional information on a new application review process, visit here.

PUBLIC NOTICE: Due to the COVID 19 pandemic, beginning on May 16, 2020 and until further notice, all commission and board meetings staffed by the Planning Division will be held in a digital format with members attending via WebEx. For additional information and to learn how to participate, visit www.columbus.gov/planning/hpdra

German Village Commission

The German Village Commission and the German Village Historic District were established by Ordinance # 976-60 and 1221-60 in 1960. The Commission Guidelines were adopted in 1989. The German Village Commission consists of seven (7) mayoral appointees who serve without compensation. It is the duty of the Commission to preserve, protect and enhance the unique architectural and historical features of the German Village Historic District.

The Commission considers applications and issues Certificates of Appropriateness for exterior alterations at properties located within the German Village Historic District boundaries, pursuant to Columbus City Code chapters 3116 and 3119 and the German Village District Guidelines.

Contact
GVC@columbus.gov  

 

Meetings and Calendar:

Meetings are generally held on the first Tuesday of the month at the City of Columbus, 111 N. Front St., 2nd Floor in room 204 (Hearing Room), starting at 4:00 p.m.

Business meetings are generally held two weeks previous to the commission hearing at the City of Columbus, 111 N. Front St., 3rd Floor in room 312 at 12:00 p.m. Please see the meeting calendar for exact dates, times and locations.

PUBLIC NOTICE: Due to the COVID 19 pandemic, beginning on May 16, 2020 and until further notice, all commission and board meetings staffed by the Planning Division will be held in a digital format with members attending via WebEx. For additional information and to learn how to participate, visit www.columbus.gov/planning/hpdra

Please note: Meeting dates and locations are subject to change or cancellation. You are encouraged to contact the Historic Preservation Office for confirmation.

GVC 2020 Schedule | Application Form |Guidelines | City Code| Bylaws | GVC Roster

 

  • Upcoming
  • Past
Meeting Date Title Agenda
12/01/2020 4:00PM GVC December 2020 Meeting Download
1/05/2021 4:00PM GVC January 2021 Meeting
Meeting Date Title Agenda Results/ Minutes
11/10/2020 GVC November 2020 Meeting DownloadDownload
10/06/2020 GVC October 2020 Meeting Download Download
9/01/2020 GVC September 2020 Meeting Download Download
8/04/2020 GVC August 2020 Meeting Download Download
7/07/2020 GVC July 2020 Meeting Download Download
6/02/2020 GVC June 2020 Meeting Download Download
5/05/2020 GVC May 2020 Meeting CANCELED
4/07/2020 GVC April 2020 Meeting CANCELLED Download
3/03/2020 GVC March 2020 Meeting Download
2/04/2020 GVC February 2020 Meeting Download Download
1/07/2020 GVC January 2020 Meeting Download Download
12/03/2019 GVC December 2019 Meeting Download Download
11/05/2019 GVC November 2019 Meeting Download Download
10/01/2019 GVC October 2019 Meeting Download Download
9/03/2019 GVC September 2019 Meeting Download Download