The deadline was extended from August 5, 2011 to September 9, 2011.
The City Council of the City of Titusville is looking for interested persons to serve on a Historic Preservation Board in which the City Council will appoint seven regular members and two alternate members. Whenever possible, members of the Board shall be residents of the City of Titusville for at least one year; however, to meet State Certified Local Government Guidelines, up to three of the seven regular members shall not be required to meet the residency requirements as outlined in the Code, Section 2-51. City Council shall appoint members to the Board that have an interest or experience in Historic Preservation. Whenever possible, City Council shall appoint members from the following organizations, professions, or groups: (1) Local historian, and/or architectural or art historian; (2) Architect; (3) Urban and regional planner; (4) Landscape architect; (5) Lawyer; (6) Engineer and/or building contractor; (7) Realtor and/or property appraiser; (8) Interested residents of City historic districts; and (9) Brevard County Historic Preservation Commission. The appointments are scheduled for the September 27, 2011 regular City Council meeting.
The Board shall prepare, update, and maintain an appropriate plan of protection for the historic sites and districts in the City. The Board shall also determine and recommend to the City Council the appropriateness of historic sites, historical architectural features of any new building or the modification of existing buildings within the City of a historical nature. The Board shall serve in a design review capacity on all exterior changes to existing sites and structures, and new developments within designated districts. The Board is responsible for approving and denying all application for Certificates of Appropriateness with an appeal to Council.
Written applications are to be submitted to the City Clerk's Office, Titusville City Hall, 555 South Washington Avenue or mailed to P.O. Box 2806, Titusville FL 32781. Call the City Clerk's Office at 383-5774 to request an application or to receive additional information.