Historic Preservation Commission

Next Meeting

Next Submission Deadline

  • For Review at June 2022 HPC Meeting: May 13, 2022 – 5 PM


  • Carol L. Deibel, Chair 
    • Term expires: May 2023
  • Daniel G. Coates, Co-Chair
    • Term expires: May 2023
  • Dr. Iris Leigh Barnes
    • Term expires: March 2026
  • Philip T. McCall
    • Term expires: March 2026
  • Eric W. Polk
    • Term Expires: May 2026
  • Christina R. Presberry
    • Term expires: May 2026
  • Jacquelyn M. Seneschal
    • Term expires: May 2023

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
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​Membership Information

This commission consists of seven members appointed by the county executive and confirmed by the county council. The term of appointment is coterminous with the county executive. 


A summary of their duties include:
  • Conduct an ongoing survey to identify historically and architecturally significant properties, structures and areas that exemplify the cultural, social, economic, political, or architectural history of the nation, state, and county
  • Investigate and recommend to the Department of Planning & Zoning the adoption of ordinances designating properties or structures having specific historic, community, or architectural value as landmarks
  • Keep a register of all properties and structures that have been designated as landmarks or historic districts, including all required for each designation
  1. Planning & Zoning

    Physical Address
    220 S Main Street
    2nd Floor
    Bel Air, MD 21014

    Phone: 410-638-3103
    Fax: 410-879-8239

    Except Holidays
    Monday - Friday
    8 a.m. - 5 p.m.