Historic Preservation Board

Meetings

  • 4:00 pm
  • City Hall, 110 Main St.

Agendas

Agendas are available online.

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Members

Current Voting MembersTerm Ends
Paul GerkAugust 11, 2024
Debby D'AmicoAugust 11. 2024
Michael Schmeeckle (Chair)August 11, 2024
Sonya Thornton (Vice Chair)August 11, 2025 
Jo Ann OstwaldAugust 11, 2025
Corliss Bloedorn LittlefieldAugust 11, 2025
Vicki FoyAugust 11, 2023 
Barbara KeenanAugust 11, 2023
Korinne WilliamsonAugust 11, 2023


Current Non-Voting Advisors: Sandy Engle (Economic Development Specialist / City Advisor), City Manager or Designee (Board Secretary) and Lyn Deal (Mayor / Council Liaison)

Historic Preservation Board Bylaws

View the most recent Historic Preservation Board Bylaws (last revised September 1, 2020). Additions or revisions to these bylaws may occur at any time by action of the City Council. If questions arise or further information is needed, please contact Brenda Guggenmos at (970) 370-6574.

Overview

The Historic Preservation Board was established by Ordinance No. 1089 as approved by City Council on November 17, 2009. There have since been two revised ordinances amending Chapter 2, Article 9, Section 2-9-10 of the Municipal Code of the City of Fort Morgan, Colorado. On September 4, 2018, Ordinance No.1219 was approved, followed by approval of Ordinance No. 1246 on September 15, 2020, which was to make necessary changes for the City of Fort Morgan to become a Certified Local Government (CLG) with History Colorado. 
 
 The Board consists of at least five (5) members, but not more than nine (9) members who serve three-year staggered terms. Members must reside (or own real property) within the City limits. Regular meetings may be held as needed, but at least quarterly, on the second Thursday of each month. 

The principal responsibility of the Board is for matters of historical preservation of historic sites and districts within the municipal boundaries of the City. The Board advises and makes recommendations to City Council on those matters pertinent to the Board's duties. A Councilmember serves as a non-voting liaison to the Board.

If questions arise or further information is needed, please contact Economic Development Specialist Sandy Engle by email or phone at (970) 542-3924.