Historic Preservation Commission


The Historic Preservation Commission has been charged to help the City:

  • Promote the educational, cultural, economic, and general welfare of the public through the recognition, enhancement, and potential perpetuation of sites and districts of historical and cultural significance;
  • Stabilize and improve property values;
  • Foster pride in the legacy of beauty and achievements of the past;
  • Protect and enhance the City's attractions to tourists and visitors and the support and stimulus to business thereby provided;
  • Strengthen the economy of the City;
  • Promote the use of sites and districts of historic and cultural significance as places for the education, pleasure, and welfare of the people of the City.


Larry Hurto
Term expires 2018
Mary Jo Niskin
Term expires 2018
Vice Chair
Ken Barthelman
Term expires 2019
Tanya Michener
Term expires 2018
Rita Reinheimer
Term expires 2019

Commision members terms expire on December 31.