Italian Village Commission

The Italian Village Commission and the Italian Village Historic District were established by Ordinance # 1579-73 in 1973. The Commission Guidelines were adopted in 1990. The Italian 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 Italian Village Historic District.

The Commission considers applications and issues Certificates of Appropriateness for exterior alterations at properties located within the Italian Village Historic District boundaries, pursuant to Columbus City Code chapters 3116 and 3119 the Italian Village District Guidelines. The High Street corridor within Italian Village and Victorian Village is covered by the Short North Design Guidelines, which provide a unified framework for reviewing projects in this vibrant area.


Meetings and Calendar:

Meetings are generally held on the second 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 held on the first Tuesday 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.

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Meeting Date Title Agenda
2/11/2020 4:00PM IVC February 2020 Meeting
3/10/2020 4:00PM IVC March 2020 Meeting
4/14/2020 4:00PM IVC April 2020 Meeting
5/12/2020 4:00PM IVC May 2020 Meeting
6/09/2020 4:00PM IVC June 2020 Meeting
Meeting Date Title Agenda Results/ Minutes
1/14/2020 IVC January 2020 Meeting Download
12/10/2019 IVC December 2019 Meeting Download Download
11/18/2019 IVC November 2019 Agenda (RESCHEDULED) Download Download
11/12/2019 IVC November 2019 Meeting Download
10/08/2019 IVC October 2019 Meeting Download Download
9/10/2019 IVC September 2019 Meeting Download Download
8/13/2019 IVC August 2019 Meeting Download Download
7/09/2019 IVC July 2019 Meeting Download Download
6/11/2019 IVC June 2019 Meeting Download Download
5/14/2019 IVC May 2019 Meeting Download Download
4/09/2019 IVC April 2019 Meeting Download Download
3/19/2019 IVC March 2019 Meeting Download Download
2/19/2019 IVC February 2019 Meeting Download Download