Design and Historic Preservation

Upcoming Meetings

Dec 09

Planning Commission Meeting

December 9 @ 6:30 pm
Dec 23

Planning Commission Meeting

December 23 @ 6:30 pm
Jan 13

Planning Commission Meeting

January 13, 2021 @ 6:30 pm

About Design and Historic Preservation

Design & Historic Preservation section of the Planning Department is responsible for conducting design review of new development and alterations throughout the City of Pasadena. The section is also responsible for identifying, designating and reviewing alterations to and demolitions of historic resources.

Historic Preservation Ordinance Update

The City Council has directed City staff to update the City’s Historic Preservation Ordinance to address community concerns and ensure that it reflects best practices in the field of historic preservation.

Design Review

The Pasadena Municipal Code requires design review of new construction and alterations throughout the City.

Historic Preservation

Promotes the identification, evaluation, rehabilitation, adaptive use, and restoration of historic structures.

Environmental Notices

Environmental Notices for the City of Pasadena.

Contact Design and Historic Preservation

Contact someone in the Design and Historic Preservation division of the Planning and Community Development department.

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