Purpose/Duties

This commission protects and promotes the historic character of the City and oversees the appearance of construction and renovation projects for historic landmark properties and recommends to City Council the designation of landmarks and historic districts.


Meeting Times 

Please refer to of City of Oberlin Calendar of Events for official dates.

Contact Us

For more information please contact Historic Preservation Commission Secretary, Saundra Phillips at 440 775-7182.

Membership

Name Term
Douglas Rutherford 08/15/2022 - 12/31/2023 (Unexpired Term)
Maren McKee, Vice Chair01/01/2020 - 12/31/2022
Dorothy Washburn01/01/2021 - 12/31/2023
Cynthia Comer, Chair01/01/2020 - 12/31/2022
Maureen Simen01/01/2022 - 12/31/2023

A complete membership roster for all City of Oberlin boards and commissions can be found here.

Important Documents                    

Minutes & Agendas

Historic Preservation Commission Brochure

Oberlin Historic Landmarks Booklet

Ohio Sunshine Laws

Links

Building Department

Planning Department 

Zoning Board of Appeals 

Housing Renewal Commission

Questions related to the application process for City board and commission appointments should be directed to the Oberlin Clerk of Council’s Office