Historic Preservation Commission

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Brighton Historic Preservation Commission Meetings

Agendas and Minutes:

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
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The Brighton Historic Preservation Commission seeks to preserve the heritage of Brighton for future generations.

Our Purpose: To oversee the protection, enhancement, and perpetuation of historic sites and structures in Brighton. To encourage and promote general interest and collect data for the history of Brighton.

Our Vision: To develop a community where preservation is an integral part of community and economic development and where the economic benefits of preservation are celebrated.

Goals:

The goals of the Brighton Historic Preservation Commission are to:

  • designate, preserve, protect, enhance, and perpetuate those sites, structures, objects, and districts of the City;
  • foster civic pride in the beauty of the past;
  • stabilize the economic vitality of such sites;
  • enhance the City’s attraction to tourist and visitors;
  • promote the use of outstanding historic or architectural sites;
  • cooperate with state and federal historic preservation efforts; and,
  • maintain Certified Local Government (CLG) Standards.

Commission Responsibilities: 

The Brighton Historic Preservation Commission is responsible for:

  • reviewing resources designating historic sites and making decisions on alterations to historic sites
  • assisting owners of historic properties on physical or financial aspects of historic preservation
  • developing and assisting in public education programs focused on historic preservation

Sub-Committee Meeting Schedules:

Grants Committee - meets on the 3rd Wednesday of the month - 4 p.m. - 5 p.m. at City Hall in the Eagle Conference Room on the 2nd Floor, 500 South 4th Avenue.
Events Committee - meets on the 2nd Wednesday of the month - 6 p.m. in the Historic Preservation Commission Office at Historic City Hall, 22 South 4th Avenue.
Historic Properties / Outreach Committee - meets on the 4th Thursday of the month - 6:30 p.m. in the Historic Preservation Commission Office at Historic City Hall, 22 South 4th Avenue.

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Member contact information is available to download from the member listing document (PDF).

  • Sara Dawson
  • Dick Hodge
     
  • Catherine Johnson
  • Jo Elizabeth Pinto
  • Vacant
  • Vacant
  • Vacant
  • Vacant - Alternate
  • Vacant - Alternate
  • Ken Kreutzer - City Council Alternate
  • Mark Humbert - City Council Representative
  • Vacant - Emeritus
  • Vacant - Youth Liaison 

If you are interested in being a member of the Brighton Historic Preservation Commission, please click on the Vacancies tab in the left column and you will be redirected to a page with the requirements, vacancy information, and application.

Historic Preservation Commission Application Questions (PDF)
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Historic Preservation Office and Staff:

  • Kimberly Bauer, Historic Preservation Coordinator
  • Aja Tibbs, Long Range Planner
  • Mark Heidt, Assistant Parks and Recreation Director/Grants
  • Sheryl Johnson, Administrative Assistant