Historic District Commission

The Historic District reviews proposed alterations and additions to the exterior of structures within historic districts, provides educational materials and programs on preservation principles and practices. Members include one registered architect and four residents of designated historic districts. View Historic District Commission By-Laws (PDF).

The Historic District Commission consists of seven members serving three-year terms who meet monthly.

  • Meetings take place the second Thursday of each month @ 7 p.m.
  • 54B District Court, Courtroom 2
    101 Linden Street
    East Lansing, MI 48823
Historic District Commission Seal

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
Most Recent AgendaView All Agendas and Minutes

Upcoming Public Hearings

Public Hearings (PDF) will be held on Thursday, September 8, 2016 at 7 p.m. in the 54B District Court, Courtroom 2, 101 Linden St. The hearings will be held for the purpose of:

  • Considering a request from M&M Schechter, for the property at 928 Cresenwood Road, to install a guard and handrail to the front porch.
  • Considering a request from Mark Terry, for the property at 343 M.A.C. Avenue, to install a guard and handrail to the front porch steps facing M.A.C. Avenue.
  • Considering a request from Community Resource Management Company, for the property at 125 Fern Street, to add handrail spindles located on the front steps.
  • Charles Roboski
    Term expires: 2018
  • Amanda Harrell-Seyburn, Chair
    Term expires: 2018
  • Aron Sousa                               Term expires: 2016
  • Karessa Wheeler               Term expires: 2016

  • James Robertson, Vice-Chair
    Term expires: 2016
  • Diane Wing                                                    Term expires: 2017
  • VACANCY                                                      Term expires: 2017
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Apply for a Vacancy
Submit a 
Board / Commission Application (PDF) to apply for an appointment to the Historic District Commission.