The following topics in the Historic Preservation Resource Library contain links to downloadable documents either in Acrobat PDF or Microsoft Word format.
Applications for Design Review, Special
Tax Valuation, and Nomination Forms are
located in their respective sections on the left hand navigation bar.
Program Newsletter (PastForward)
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Past Issues (PDF)
Landmarks Preservation Commission
Download the Regular Meeting Schedule
Regular Meeting Agendas and Minutes (PDF)
To view Commission electronic archives, click here.
(R) Indicates a revised agenda.
(A) Denotes Architectural Review Committee meeting. ARC meetings are summarized in staff reports to the full Commission.
Denotes Public Hearing.
Denotes site visit
Audio files are recorded in MP3 format.
** Meeting cancelled.
Commission Information and Applications
Please visit the City Government Page on the Official City site. It provides information on the City Council's Committees, Boards, and Commissions.
View City Government site
Bylaws of the Landmarks Preservation Commission
Commission rules, resolutions and order of business.
A: Landmarks Commission Master Calendar
Appendix B: Union Depot District Inventory
C: Old City Hall District Inventory
D: North Slope District Inventory
Appendix E: Wedge Neighborhood Inventory
Frequently Asked Questions
Answers to common questions regarding Historic Properties and Landmarks in Tacoma.
Proposing a Name Change
Requests for name changes must be made in writing to the Landmarks
Preservation Commission. Per Council Resolution #38091, the
Landmarks Preservation Commission will review the request and make a
recommendation to the appropriate City Council committee. The
entire process usually takes about 3 months.
For more information, including criteria for consideration, click here