The Historic Preservation program balances private property rights with the public interest in protecting community assets that are important to Boulder’s history. There are more than 1,300 designated historic properties in Boulder, including 162 individual landmarks and 10 historic districts. Designating significant buildings and neighborhoods helps to preserve Boulder’s unique history, culture, and character for future generations.
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The Historic Preservation Program of the City of Boulder is seeking a one year, part-time paid internship position beginning March 2014.
Our next Architecture Matters lecture "THE GREENEST BUILDING" will be on March 19, 6:30 p.m. in the Main Boulder Public Library Auditorium
With a Certified Local Government grant, the City of Boulder developed a Historic Preservation Plan through an 11-month community process.
City sales tax waivers, grant eligibility, public recognition, staff assistance, & possible exemptions or variances from city requirements.
Landmark designation is used by the City of Boulder to honor, preserve and protect buildings or areas.