Historic Preservation Commission

The Historic Preservation Commission page will keep you informed about the Commission's work in the locally designated historic districts. Be sure to visit the City's Historic Preservation page for educational preservation information and updates on preservation events in Burlington and around the state.

Staff Advisor: Jamie Lawson, AICP, CZO - Planning Director

Meetings: 2nd Tuesday, 7:00 PM

Meeting Video Archive: Historic Preservation Commission Meetings

Meeting Agenda Packets: https://www.burlingtonnc.gov/2178/Historic-Preservation-Meeting-Agendas

Commission Members

Chair: Brian Pennington 

Vice-Chair: Russ Vandermass-Peeler

Kristina Meinking 

Wendy Geise

Christina Benson

Michael Williams

Vernon Hess

Commission Meetings

Meetings are being held in person at the City Municipal Building in the Municipal Conference Room (lower level) located at 425 S. Lexington Ave

The regularly scheduled Historic Preservation Commission has been CANCELLED. View Notice Here.

Historic Preservation Commission 2023-2024 Calendar

Meeting Month

Meeting Date

Application Submittal Deadline

December 2023
December 12, 2023
November 8, 2023
JanuaryJanuary 9, 2024December 12, 2023
FebruaryFebruary 13, 2024January 9, 2024
MarchMarch 12, 2024February 13, 2024
AprilApril 9, 2024March 12, 2024
MayMay 14, 2024April 9, 2024
JuneJune 11, 2024May 14, 2024
JulyJuly 9, 2024June 11, 2024
AugustAugust 13, 2024July 9, 2024
SeptemberSeptember, 10, 2024August 13, 2024
OctoberOctober 8, 2024September 10, 2024
NovemberNovember 12, 2024October 8, 2024
December 10, 2024
November 12, 2024

Deadlines, meeting times, and dates are subject to change.

Applications to the Historic Preservation Commission may require a Pre-Application Conference (PAC) prior to submittal.

Please consult with the Planning Department at 336-222-5110 for any questions.