Historic Preservation Commission

Overview

 
The Historic Preservation Commission (HPC) works towards the promotion and protection of historic districts, landmarks, and sites within the City of Council Bluffs. The HPC reviews and approves all exterior modifications to locally designated historic buildings,landmarks and sites. 

The primary duties and responsibilities for this Commission include:
  • Recommending to the City Council, historic buildings, districts, objects or sites worthy of local designation
  • Educating the public on the historical heritage of the city
  • Making recommendations to the City Council on land use, urban renewal, urban revitalization and other planning actions related to historic preservation
  • Conducting studies for identifying and designating historic districts and sites in the City
  • Authorizing the development of historic preservation plans
  • Undertaking other historic preservation matters as requested by City Council.

Meetings

  • 4:00 p.m.
  • First Wednesday of the month
  • City Hall, 209 Pearl Street - 2nd Floor City Council Chambers

Members

Name Appointed Reappointed Expires
Roxanne Johnson 06/24/2002   12/31/2005
    12/12/2005 12/31/2008
    02/09/2009 12/31/2011
    11/28/2011 12/31/2014
    12/15/2014 12/31/2017
    12/18/2017 12/31/2020
Sally Madsen 02/09/2004   12/31/2005
    12/12/2005 12/31/2008
    02/09/2009 12/31/2011
    11/28/2011 12/31/2014
    12/15/2014 12/31/2017
    12/18/2017 12/31/2020
Calvin J Petersen 07/25/2005   12/31/2006
    02/26/2007 12/31/2009
    01/25/2010 12/31/2012
    02/11/2013 12/31/2015
    12/14/2015 12/31/2018
Ed Cain 04/21/2014
12/31/2017
    12/18/2017 12/31/2020
Teresa Dowell 07/13/2015   12/31/2018
2 Vacant Positions