The Tempe Historic Preservation Commission advises the City Council in all matters concerning historic preservation. (City Code, Chapter 14A, Section 14A-3; Zoning and Development Code, Part 1, Chapter 3, Section 1-304)
The mission of the Historic Preservation Commission is:
- to provide protection for significant properties and archaeological sites that represent important aspects of Tempe’s heritage;
- to enhance the character of the community by taking such properties and sites into account during development; and,
- to assist owners in the preservation and restoration of their properties.
The Historic Preservation Commission consists of nine members, who are Tempe residents with a demonstrated interest in or knowledge of historic preservation. Terms are for three years. The membership of the Commission includes four at-large members and five professionals, drawn from the following disciplines, with no more than two such professionals from the same discipline:
- architectural history,
- historic preservation law,
- landscape architecture,
- building construction, or
- other related field.
The Historic Preservation Commission must hold a minimum of four public meetings/hearings per year. Special meetings may be called at the discretion of the Commission chair or five or more members of the Commission. Meetings are usually held at 6 p.m. on the second Wednesday of each month, in Hatton Hall, 34 E. Seventh St., Tempe.
To view the agendas for upcoming meetings, please see below. To view agendas and minutes from past meetings, select "All Past".
Archived documents are posted here.
|Historic Preservation Commission||08/14/2019 6:00 PM - 11:00 PM||Not Included|
|Historic Preservation Commission||09/11/2019 6:00 PM - 11:00 PM||Not Included|
|Historic Preservation Commission||10/16/2019 6:00 PM - 11:00 PM||Not Included|
|Historic Preservation Commission||11/13/2019 6:00 PM - 11:01 PM||Not Included|
|Historic Preservation Commission||12/11/2019 6:00 PM - 11:00 PM||Not Included|