Historic Preservation Division

The Historic Preservation Division has primary responsibility for all departmental activities within and pertaining to Annapolis' Historic District. This includes:
  • Processing applications for the Historic Preservation Commission and ensuring that projects are developed in accordance with approvals
  • Working with applicants in the historic district to help them understand the process and submit complete applications
  • Interdepartmental coordination of project review in the historic district
  • Answering questions and dealing with enforcement related matters in the historic district
  • Acting as the liaison with the State of Maryland
  • Preparing the Certified Local Government report
  • Overseeing the building survey
  • Coordinating archeology requirements for development
  • Involved in development issues concerning preservation and landmarks in the city as a whole