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
Aaron Burroughs, Vice-Chair
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.