Design Guidelines

The Historic Landmarks Commission approved the updated guidelines in 2018.  A series of public meetings were held to include community input to these guidelines.  All applicants must review the guidelines prior to submitting an application.

Please use the following link to access the shared resource:

Historic District Design Guidelines Link - COMING SOON

Members

  • Karene Motivans - President
  • Dan Anderson
  • Hannah Stine
  • Nicole Saunders-Meske
  • Bruce Massey

If you are interested in becoming a Commission Member, please contact the Amy L. Boyd, Town Clerk, at 304-876-2398.

HLC Meetings

Meetings are held on the second Monday of each month at 6:00 p.m. at the Town Hall, 104 North King Street (unless otherwise scheduled).

Helpful Resources

Historic District Design Guidelines

Map Library

Preservation Library

Historic Shepherdstown, our Preservation Partner

Geo-Explorer - Maps and Documents exploring the history, culture, and architecture of Jefferson County

Solar Panels on Historic Buildings

State Grants and Tax Credits

http://www.wvculture.org/shpo/grants.html

http://www.wvculture.org/shpo/tccomminstruct.html

http://www.wvculture.org/shpo/tccommoverview.html

Agendas And Minutes

2018 Historic Landmarks Agendas and Minutes

2017 Historic Landmarks Agendas and Minutes

2016 Historic Landmarks Agendas and Minutes

2015 Historic Landmarks Agendas and Minutes

2014 Historic Landmarks Agendas and Minutes