The Historic Architectural Review Board

St. Augustine's Historic Architectural Review Board (HARB) meets the third Thursday of each month at 2:00pm in The Alcazar Room at City Hall.

Each of the five members of the board are appointed by the City Commission for a three year term and no member may serve more than two consecutive full terms.

HARB considers and acts on applications for Certificates of Appropriateness in Historic Preservation (HP) districts 1, 2, 3, 4, and 5, on building permits on property abutting HP-1, HP-2 and HP-3 and on applications for demolition permits for structures 50 years old or older within the city limits. HARB also advises property owners and government agencies concerning maintenance, protection, enhancement and preservation of historic resources and may designate historic landmarks.

Qualifications:  Applicants must have resided in the City of St. Augustine for at least one (1) year prior to appointment, and shall hold no governmental office nor receive any salary or compensation for their services; shall have either thorough training and /or experience in: 1) history or related fields; 2) archaeology; 3) architectural history; 4) historic architecture; and 5) art history. 

For a list of applications and forms click here.    

For the Architectural Guidelines for Historic Preservation click here.

The current members of the HARB are:

Fred Halback, Chair
287 St. George Street
St. Augustine, FL 32084
Len Weeks, Vice Chair
38 Magnolia Dunes Circle
St. Augustine, FL 32080
Kenneth R. Smith
110 Cypress Landing
St. Johns, FL 32259
Leslie J. Thomas
32 Cordova Street
St. Augustine, FL 32084
Paul L. Weaver, III
5 Milton Street
St. Augustine, FL 32084

2010 Meeting Schedule and Application Deadline

Agendas are posted as soon as finalized. Minutes are posted after approval by the board. Inquires regarding draft versions of minutes should be directed to the City Clerk's office at 904.825.1007.

2010 Meeting Schedule

Meeting Date

Application Deadline

January 21 December 18 Agenda Minutes
February 18 January 22 Agenda Minutes
March 18 February 26 Agenda Minutes
April 15 March 26 Agenda Minutes
May 20 April 30 Agenda Minutes
June 17 May 28 Agenda Minutes
July 15 June 25 Agenda Minutes
August 19 July 30 Agenda Minutes
September 16 August 27 Agenda Minutes
October 21 October 1 Agenda Minutes
November 18 October 29 Agenda Minutes
December 16 November 26 Agenda Minutes
*Special meeting or workshop

Click below for previous agendas & minutes:

2009 2008 2007 2006
2005 2004 2003 2002

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