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Historic Preservation Board - Application


  1. 1. About the Position
  2. 2. Enter Your Info
  3. 3. Applicant Questionnaire
  4. 4. Add Documents & Submit
  • About the Position

    1. The Historic Preservation Board advises the City Council in matters relating to historically significant structures and properties in the community. The Board reviews and refers nominations for historic landmark designation to the City Council and promotes historic preservation. The Board also organizes walking tours, promotes local history, and develops architectural surveys.

    2. -Submit application, a current resume, and a letter of interest addressed to the Mayor and City Council.
      -Applications will be reviewed by the nomination committee. Applicant interviews will be held at 6:30 p.m. during the next available Historic Preservation Board meeting at City Hall.

    3. -The seven members serve four-year terms. There are two alternate positions.
      -Meetings are held on the first Monday of the month sometime after 6:30 pm in the Council Chambers at City Hall.
      -Learn more:
      Historic Preservation Board home page | Historic Lafayette page | Establishing Document

    4. -Resident of Lafayette for at least 12 months (prior to appointment)
      -Registered voter
      -Attend monthly meetings
      -May be required to attend other meetings or volunteer at special events to promote work of the committee.

    5. Candidates should have a genuine interest in Lafayette and professional and personal experience in one or more of the following areas: architecture, history, historic preservation, archaeology, planning, anthropology, building trades, real estate or law; however, lack of professional experience should not deter citizens from applying.

    6. For more information contact Senior Planner Greg Thompson at 303-661-1265 or by email.

    7. -Please use the CONTINUE button below to fill out your application online.
      -Supplemental materials (resume/letter) will need to be in PDF format to be uploaded.

      -If you are unable to apply online, print this paper version and return it by the deadline to: Greg Thompson at the Planning and Building Dept., 1290 S. Public Road, Lafayette, Colorado 80026 (fax: 303-665-2153, email