Pinellas County enjoys a rich and diverse culture and historic past. The historical, cultural and aesthetic heritage is among its most valued assets. Few urban areas today boast such unique perspectives of the past. Because of widespread growth and redevelopment in recent years, it is critical to the future of our County that we preserve and maintain significant elements of its history where possible. more >
Nov. 16, 2016
The Historic Preservation Board welcomes input from all citizens and the perspectives of those who can continue to enhance the rich heritage of Pinellas County.
you have comments, questions,
concerns you can contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call
Pinellas County Planning at (727) 464-8200.
Florida Trust for Historic Preservation Annual Conference, May 18-20, 2017 in St. Petersburg. This year’s theme is “Preservation Reinvented for Art and Enterprise.” Learn more>
Designating Sites as Landmarks:
Each year, the Board identifies buildings and sites that it will recommend for designation as landmarks to the Board of County Commissioners.
Following designation as a landmark, staff works with property owners who may wish to rehabilitate their homes or make alterations.
- Certificate of Appropriateness (COA)
A document stating that the proposed work is appropriate for the historic district and meets local code criteria.
- Old Palm Harbor Design Review Manual