Historic Preservation Board

Board Overview

The purpose of the Historic Preservation Board is to protect and preserve the city's historic and cultural heritage as embodied in designated historic landmarks and districts by appropriate regulations.

The board reviews nominations to the Durango Historic Register, reviews alterations to historic structures, provides help to property owners with historic structures, develops programs to enhance historic preservation in the city, and provides public education.

At a Glance

SpecificationsDetails
Established byOrdinance 0-1990-10, Section 5-4 of City Code
Number on BoardSeven and one alternate
Length of TermThree years
Council LiaisonNone
Regular Meeting TimeThird Wednesday of each month at 5:30 pm
Regular Meeting LocationCity Hall Council Chambers

Special Requirements

Membership guidelines state at least 40% of commission members shall be professionals in preservation-related disciplines, such as architecture, landscape architecture, architectural history, archaeology, history, planning, American studies, American civilization, cultural geography, or cultural anthropology.

Current Members

NameAppointedTerm Expires
Karen Anesi, Alternate04/03/201801/31/2021
John Baxter, Vice Chair02/07/201701/31/2019
Craig Struble02/07/201701/31/2020
Megan Reid02/23/201601/31/2019
Kevin Hall, Community Development DirectorNANA
Nicol Killian, Assistant DirectorNANA
Judi Mora02/12/201601/31/2019
David Singer, Chair02/07/201701/31/2020
Heather Bailey, PlannerNANA
James Rothwell02/21/201701/31/2020
Judith Reynolds05/08/201801/31/2021