The commission reviews plans for all exterior alterations to buildings in the historic district, including changes or additions to the rear of the property. If the plans are approved, then the applicant may apply for a building permit. The commission also sponsors historic site surveys and publications.
The staff reviews applications and advises the commission on matters related to zoning code and design guidelines. Staff also assists property owners in preparing their applications. Staff also administers the Certified Local Government program for the commission.