Historic Districts Commission

 Sign up to receive email with HDC agendas and news!

We are now only accepting applications through our ViewPoint Cloud System.  

The Historic Districts Commission reviews and approves all plans within the Lexington Historic Districts for construction, demolition, exterior renovations, color changes, and signs.

Members should have, by education or experience, a sense of dedication to:

  • historical heritage
  • historic preservation
  • Lexington's special townscape
  • the concept of architectural continuity

The Select Board seeks members with the following backgrounds:

  • historical knowledge
  • training in architecture, architectural history and/or aesthetics
  • graphic design training or experience

Formal Commission Charge

Send email to the Commission

Commission Membership
5 full, 4 associate members
Appointed by: Select Board
Term: 5 years

Map of Historic Districts

Hancock-Clarke . Battle Green . Munroe Tavern . East Village

Staff Contacts