Historic Resources Commission

The Historic Resources Commission was established by Ordinance # 2638-80 in 1980. The Commission Guidelines were adopted in 1998. The Historic Resources Commission consists of seven (7) mayoral appointees who serve without compensation. It is the duty of the Commission to maintain the Columbus Register of Historic Properties and promote the conservation of the city's historic sites and structures.

The Commission considers applications and issues Certificates of Appropriateness for exterior alterations at properties within the Columbus Register Districts and properties individually listed in the Columbus Register of Historic Properties, pursuant to Columbus City Code chapters 3116 and 3117 and the Columbus Register of Historic Properties Architectural Guidelines.


Meetings and Calendar:

Meetings are generally held on the third Thursday 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 held on the second Thursday of every month at the City of Columbus, 111 N. Front St., 3rd Floor in room 313 at 12:00 p.m.

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

HRC 2020 Meetings Schedule | Application Form | Guidelines | City CodeBylaws | HRC 2019 Roster

  • Upcoming
  • Past
Meeting Date Title Agenda
2/20/2020 4:00PM HRC February 2020 Meeting
3/19/2020 4:00PM HRC March 2020 Meeting
4/16/2020 4:00PM HRC April 2020 Meeting
5/21/2020 4:00PM HRC May 2020 Meeting
6/18/2020 4:00PM HRC June 2020 Meeting
Meeting Date Title Agenda Results/ Minutes
1/16/2020 HRC January 2020 Meeting Download
12/19/2019 HRC December 2019 Meeting Download Download
11/21/2019 HRC November 2019 Meeting Download Download
10/17/2019 HRC October 2019 Meeting Download Download
9/19/2019 HRC September 2019 Meeting (& 9/5/19 Special Mtg.) DownloadDownload Download
8/15/2019 HRC August 2019 Meeting Download Download
7/29/2019 HRC July 2019 Meeting Download Download
6/20/2019 HRC June 2019 Meeting Download Download
5/16/2019 HRC May 2019 Meeting Download Download
4/18/2019 HRC April 2019 Meeting Download Download
3/21/2019 HRC March 2019 Meeting Download Download
2/21/2019 HRC February 2019 Meeting Download Download
1/17/2019 HRC January 2019 Meeting Download Download