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Historic Resources Commission

The Historic Resources Commission (HRC) is made up of five members, one appointed by each County Supervisor. The HRC holds regular meetings quarterly in the Board of Supervisors Chambers located on the 5th Floor of the County Building, with additional special meetings as needed.  The HRC reviews proposals to amend the Historic Resources Inventory, applications for changes to the exterior of properties included on the Historic Resources Inventory, and fulfills other duties pertaining to Historic Preservation as provided in Chapter 2.58 of the Santa Cruz County Code and the County General Plan.

Historic Resources Commission quarterly meeting schedule for 2020:

First meeting: Monday, January 6, 2020 beginning at 9:30 am.

The quarterly meeting schedule for the remainder of 2020 will be adopted by the Historic Resources Commission at the meeting on January 6, and will be posted on the website on January 8, 2020.

To contact staff to the HRC call (831) 454-3111, fax (831) 454-2131, or e-mail

For more information on Santa Cruz County Commissions, Committees, and Advisory Bodies, click here.

Agendas, minutes and materials for HRC Meetings are available here: