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Design Guidelines for Individual Landmarks & Historic Districts

Design Guidelines for Individual Landmarks & Historic Districts

Design Guidelines for Historic Districts and Individual Landmarks

The Historic Preservation Ordinance of 1974 permits the Landmarks Board to adopt rules and regulations as it deems necessary for its own organization and procedures. This capacity has been primarily used to establish design guidelines for historic districts and individual landmarks. The following administrative regulations and design guidelines have been adopted by the Landmarks Board to help evaluate each potential designation in a consistent and equitable manner. The guidelines are based on the Secretary of the Interior's Standards for Rehabilitation, one of the Four Approaches to Preservation. pdf 

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