Historic Preservation Commission

P.O. BOX 1358, BURLINGTON, NC 27216
P: (336) 222-5110

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.

Purpose: Advises City Council regarding historic properties and restoration.

Meeting Schedule 2021 

Meeting Schedule 2022

Meeting Agendas

Public Notice: Historic Preservation Commission

Public Notice: UNC - School of Government Virtual Training Workshops for Commissions & Boards

View Past Historic Preservation Meeting


Brian Pennington

Kristina Meinking 

Russ Vandermass-Peeler

Lori Bryan

James Euliss

Josh Adkins

Wendy Geiss

Learn about the Architectural Survey update here

Special Notices


Historic District Design Standards Update

Special Meeting

May 4, 2022


The City of Burlington Planning Department and the Historic Preservation Commission will be hosting a Special Meeting to receive public input regarding the Historic District Design Standards Update on Wednesday, May 4, 2022, beginning at 8:00pm. Participants are invited to join remotely by visiting URL: https://us06web.zoom.us/j/88236805846

 or by calling in: +1(301)715-8592 and inserting Webinar ID: 882 3680 5846.


The purpose of the Public Meeting is to hear a presentation by the consultant, the Walker Collaborative, on the draft Historic District Design Standards Update and receive public input.  The Burlington City Council is invited to attend and participate.  Additional information can also be found at www.burlingtonnc.gov/2406/Burlington-Design-Standards-Update


If you have any technical difficulties or you would like to submit written comments to provide additional public input, please contact Jamie Lawson at 336-380-7064 or jlawson@burlingtonnc.gov