Historic District Commission

The meetings will be live-streamed through the City’s YouTube Channel and held at City Hall, unless otherwise noted on the calendar and meeting agenda.


  • 7 p.m.
  • 1st Wednesday of each month
  • City Hall, 1838 Emerald Hill Ln, Westminster, MD 21157

All meetings are open to the public.

Agendas & Minutes

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

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The Westminster Historic District Commission (HDC) consists of seven members appointed by the Mayor and confirmed by the Common Council. Qualifications to serve include special interest, knowledge or training in fields such as history, architectural history, planning, archaeology, anthropology, conservation, landscape architecture, historic preservation, urban design or other related disciplines, and residence in the city. The members of the board must reside in the city and are appointed for three year terms. 

  • Kristen McMasters, Chair
  • Christine Ameduri, Vice-Chair
  • Joshua Ambrose
  • Grace Kelly
  • Kevin Wagman

About the Commission

Westminster Historic District Commission administers the provisions of the Historic District Zone, a voluntary zoning designation that offers protections to historically valuable structures in the City of Westminster. The commission also reviews applications for tax credits and sponsors various events to raise awareness of the value that historic resources add to our community. 

Historic District Commission Rules of Order and Procedure