preservation district

preservation district

A zoning district designed to protect areas that are sensitive to change, either because of environmental concerns, historic preservation, or scenic areas. There is usually a heightened degree of government oversight for development or renovation of these areas.

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Bradshaw is chairman of the board of the Nampa Chamber of Commerce, commissioner for the Caldwell Historical Preservation District and is active in Delta Delta Delta sorority, the College of Idaho booster club and the Nampa Christian Foundation.
The Olde Towne Preservation District Commission, established in 199, reviews exterior changes to buildings to ensure they are compatible with the character of the downtown business district, parts of its waterfront and surrounding neighborhoods.
Pioneer Square Preservation District (Pioneer Square) in Seattle,
The residential preservation district is designed to provide, or re-create, a neighborhood of residential properties with a priority on family units while removing new group/boarding houses, apartment complexes, fraternity/sorority houses and institutional uses.
recommend changes to current preservation district boundary.
Gordon and Lorna Kaufman granted the National Architectural Trust (NAT) an easement restricting alterations to the facade of their row house in a Boston historic preservation district.
If approved by the City Council, the preservation district would be the second in Los Angeles - and the first in the San Fernando Valley - to safeguard a modernist housing tract.
This article explores the relationship between historic preservation district designation and property values.
In contrast with the NWIFC, for example, a Skokomish Basin Restoration and Preservation District would give the Skokomish Indian Tribe sovereign control over their traditional resource bases in the Skokomish River watershed.
The area was designated a historical preservation district in 1976.
Located in the heart of Evansville's downtown Historic Preservation District, the Reitz Home Museum takes visitors back in time to the Victorian age, with its gilt chandeliers and hand-painted ceilings.
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