Historic Preservation Commission​

The Historic Preservation Commission researches historic resources and recommends to the Planning Board and District Council which ones should be classified as Historic Sites or Historic Districts in the master plan for historic preservation. Administers the provisions of the county's historic preservation ordinance (Subtitle 29) and the county’s preservation tax credit program. The Commission’s responsibilities are to preserve, protect, and enhance the properties listed in the County Inventory of Historic Resources.

Volunteer Candidate Criteria

  • Education or professional background in history, architecture, architectural history, archeology, anthropology, agriculture and historic preservation,
  • Or, the field of commerce, realty, municipal governance, community association, building/preservation restoration, home building and law
  • Attend monthly meetings and special events
  • Share ideas and collaborate with like-minded individuals
  • Engage in meaningful dialogue with elected official, agency directors and others
  • Interested persons must be residents of Prince George’s County

For review and consideration please fill out the Volunteer Interest Form with all the requested information.