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Boards & Commissions
Historic Preservation Commission
Work Session at 5:45 p.m.
2nd Tuesday of every month
200 Hobbs Street West
Athens, AL 35611
Cherry Ann Ward
Overview of Athens Historic Preservation Commission
The Historic Preservation Commission is responsible for governing the alteration of buildings located in historic districts.
Duties of the Historic Preservation Commission are to review Certificate of Appropriateness applications to alter or remodel historic structures within Athens historic districts.
If you have any questions related to the altering or remodeling of a historic building then please call the Athens Engineering Services and Community Development Department at 256-233-2224.
Regulations & Information
Certificate Of Appropriateness Application (PDF)
Committee Bylaws Adopted March 8 2011 (PDF)
Design Guidelines (PDF)
Historic Ordinance Revised February 14 2011 (PDF)
Historic District Map Athens State College (PDF)
Historic District Map Beaty (PDF)
Historic District Map Houston (PDF)
Zoning Board of Adjustments
Zoning Ordinance Update 2024-2025
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