Heritage Preservation Commission

Meeting Procedures

The Heritage Preservation Commission meetings will normally be held in person and virtually. In case of an emergency or meeting conflict, the Commission meetings may be held virtually only. Please confirm the location and link to the meeting on the agenda.

If you have comments on any agenda items, you may submit them in advance to the staff liaison Sara Dechter via email. To help ensure your comment is received, please start your subject line with "HPC comment…" Comments may be read allowed by the staff liaison, when requested by the chair.


  • 4 pm
  • The 3rd Wednesday of every month
  • City Hall - Council Chambers
    211 W Aspen Avenue
    Flagstaff, AZ 86001

View current & past meeting

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

View Minutes Prior to September 2020


  • Emily Dale, Chair
  • Shelli Dea, Vice Chair
  • Abby Buckham
  • Bernadette Burcham
  • Amy Horn
  • Caitlin Kelly
  • Duffie Westheimer

General Overview

The Heritage Preservation Commission consists of seven citizens: At least two (2) members must be professionals in the areas of architecture, history, architectural history, planning, or archaeology, at least two (2) members shall be owners of locally designated historic properties or properties listed on the National Register of Historic Places, and at least three (3) members shall be from the general community. The Commission advises the City Council on all matters relating to historic properties, funding of cultural resources, and reviews development projects in accordance with the City Zoning Code provisions for Cultural Resources.

Enacting Authority

Please view the Enacting Authority (PDF).

Heritage Preservation Questions

For questions about the Heritage Preservation program and to submit applications, contact Mark Reavis, Heritage Preservation Officer via email.