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Historic Preservation Board
Titusville Historic Structures Story Book
“The Many Faces of Preservation”
March 10 – 12, 2017
A melding and meeting of like minds involved in the professions of historic preservation and museum management will be held at St. Gabriel’s Church, 414 Pine Street, Titusville, Florida. Activities will include walking tours of downtown Titusville, self-guided tour of historic homes of Indian River Avenue, a garden party at the Pritchard House, special exhibits to include “Preservation as an Art Form” and a resource hall with vendor booths providing various products and services for renovating older buildings, and numerous lectures and workshops on historic preservation and restoration of historic structures. For more information contact: Roz Foster , North Brevard Heritage Foundation, Inc., P.O. Box 653, Titusville, FL 32781.
Florida, along with the rest of the nation, is celebrating Preservation 50
, a national initiative celebrating the 50th
anniversary of the signing of the National Historic Preservation Act on October 15, 1966 by President Lyndon Johnson. To learn more, visit:
The Federal Historic Preservation Tax Incentives program
encourages private sector investment in the rehabilitation and re-use of historic buildings by offering tax credits for qualifying rehabilitation projects. For information on how to take advantage of the program, please see:
The Historic Preservation Board has seven regular members and two alternate members appointed by City Council to two-year terms. Whenever possible, members of the Board shall be residents of the City of Titusville for at least one (1) year. However, to meet state Certified Local Government guidelines, up to three (3) of the seven (7) regular members shall not be required to meet the residency requirements as outlined in Section 2-51.
The Historic Preservation Board serves in a design review capacity on all exterior changes to existing sites and structures, and new developments within designated districts.
Historic Designation FAQs
The Historic Preservation Board meets once a month on the 1st Monday at 1 p.m. at City Hall in the Council Chamber, 555 South Washington Avenue, Titusville, Florida.
The Planning and Growth Management Department serves as the staff liaison to the Historic Preservation Board and can be reached at (321) 567-3778.
Certified Local Government (CLG) Program
On September 14, 2015 the City of Titusville was approved to become a Certified Local Government (CLG). The CLG Program is a partnership between federal, state, and local government to help communities save the irreplaceable historic character of places across the country. To learn more please visit the webpages of the Florida Division of Historical Resources and the National Park Service.
Certified Local Government (CLG) Program, how it works.
To nominate a local historic resource please download the Historic Resources Nomination Form.
Calendar EventsHistoric Preservation Board
Tuesday, September 05, 2017
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1st Monday of the month at 1:00 p.m.
The Historic Preservation Board will meet in the Council Chamber on the second floor of City hall. (Read more)Rescheduled - Historic Preservation Board
Monday, September 04, 2017
The Historic Preservation meeting of September 4th has been rescheduled to Tuesday, September 5, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. (Read more)View All Calendar Events...View All Minutes...