Historic District & Landmark Preservation Commission

News & Announcements

Historic District & Landmarks Preservation Commission Meeting – July 9, 2020

Effective immediately and based upon notices and health advisories issued by Federal, State, and Local officials related to the Coronavirus, the City of Poughkeepsie Historic District and Landmark Preservation Commission (“HDLPC”) will not hold in-person meetings. Until further notice, all future HDLPC meetings (including public hearings) will be held via
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Historic District & Landmarks Preservation Commission Meeting – June 11, 2020

Effective immediately and based upon notices and health advisories issued by Federal, State, and Local officials related to the Coronavirus, the City of Poughkeepsie Historic District and Landmark Preservation Commission (“HDLPC”) will not hold in-person meetings. Until further notice, all future HDLPC meetings (including public hearings) will be held via
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Cancelled: HDLPC Meeting – May 14, 2020

The Historic District and Landmark Preservation Commission Meeting scheduled for Thursday, May 14, 2020 has been cancelled. In accordance with Governor Cuomo’s Executive Order 202.1, no city commissions or boards are permitted to host in-person meetings at this time. In accordance with Governor Cuomo’s Executive Order 202.15, all public hearings
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The HDLPC is a group of city residents appointed by the Mayor who are charged with reviewing all plans for the moving, exterior construction, alteration or repair, landscaping or demolition or any change in the exterior appearance of places, sites, structures or buildings designated landmarks or landmark sites and all places, sites, structures or buildings wholly or partly within the boundaries of a historic district. The Commission also considers applications for designation of historic landmarks and/or districts and makes recommendations regarding those applications to the Common Council.