View an overview of historic preservation; the start of preservation in Lynchburg, preservation today; benefits of preservation; and examples of preservation in other cities.
View the Historic Preservation Commission (HPC) purpose, meetings, members, and duties.
View the Certificate of Appropriateness (COA) requirements and application, the Historic Districts Design Review Guidelines, and the historic preservation code sections.
View the Determination of Effect (DOE) requirements, application, and determinations.
Learn about Lynchburg's local historic districts and sites, state/national historic districts and sites, and search to see if a property is in a designated historic district.
View tax credit programs, other programs through the Department of Historic Resources (DHR), and local initiatives.
Residents of the building are encouraged to submit a letter to the property owner requesting the necessary repairs in writing. A complaint may be made by notifying Citizens First or the Code Compliance Division of Community Development.