Historic District Commission

Please view the City of East Lansing's new Electronic Public Meeting Notices Webpage for information regarding special, virtual meetings scheduled during the COVID-19 crisis.

The Historic District Commission reviews proposed alterations and additions to the exterior of structures within historic districts and 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.
View Agendas, Minutes & Video Meeting Coverage | View Agendas & Minutes Archives 

Upcoming Public Hearings

  • Public Hearing (PDF) will be held on Thursday, July 8 at 7 p.m. The public hearing will be held electronically. View the public hearing notice for information on how to participate. 


  • Lindsay Gray
    Term expires: 2021
  • Aron Sousa 
    Term expires: 2022
  • Marcella Fox-Brown      Term expires: 2022

  • M. Carrie Sampson
    Term expires: 2022
  • Diane Wing, Chair            
    Term expires: 2023
  • Jessica Flores, Vice Chair             
    Term expires: 2023

City Staff

Apply for a Vacancy

Submit a 
Board / Commission Application to apply for an appointment to the Historic District Commission.