Sangamon Historic Commission considers church's landmark application
The Sangamon County Historic Preservation Commission discussed an initial report on Buffalo Hart Presbyterian Church's application for landmark status at its meeting this week.
The Sangamon County Historic Preservation Commission's mission is to identify, protect, preserve and facilitate the restoration, maintenance and continued use of buildings, structures, objects, areas, sites and landscapes that are of historical, archaeological, architectural or scenic significance. The commission aims to foster education and pride in the area's history, promote economic development, conserve the value of historical property and the property tax base, nurture prudent development, and encourage cooperation between municipalities and Sangamon County.
Below is the agenda for this meeting, as provided by the commission.
Historic Preservation Commission
SANGAMON COUNTY HISTORIC PRESERVATION COMMISSION
SPECIAL MEETING NOTICE
Wednesday May 18, 2016
Springfield-Sangamon County Planning Commission Conference Room
Room 212 – Sangamon County Building
Call to Order
Approval of Minutes
Committee Reports – Items for Discussion and Action
? 1. Oldest Farmhouse Committee
Initial Recommendation for New Landmark Applications
? 1. Approve an initial report for Buffalo Hart Presbyterian Church in
Buffalo Hart Township – to consider an initial recommendation and
report that the proposed landmark does or does not meet the criteria
for designation as a landmark.
Note: The next regular meeting of the Commission is scheduled for June 1, 2016.
Cc: Historic Sites Chair c/o OPED, John Reynolds, County Board Office, Webmaster