Historic Preservation Board

Board Overview

The purpose of the Historic Preservation Board is to protect and preserve the city’s historic and cultural heritage as embodied in designated historic landmarks and districts by appropriate regulations.

The board reviews nominations to the Durango Historic Register, reviews alterations to historic structures, provides help to property owners with historic structures, develops programs to enhance historic preservation in the city, and provides public education. If you have a question or a comment for this board, please fill out this form.

At a Glance

Established byOrdinance 0-1990-10, Section 5-4 of City Code
Number on BoardSeven and one alternate
Length of TermThree years
City Council LiaisonNone
Staff LiaisonVicki Vandegrift, Planner III
Regular Meeting TimeFourth Wednesday of each month at 5:30 pm
Regular Meeting LocationCity Hall Council Chambers

Special Requirements

Membership guidelines state at least 40% of commission members shall be professionals in preservation-related disciplines, such as architecture, landscape architecture, architectural history, archaeology, history, planning, American studies, American civilization, cultural geography, or cultural anthropology.

Current Members

NameAppointedTerm Expires
Michael R. Pruett, AlternateJune 2021May 2024
Micah J. GuthrieJune 2021May 2024
Judi Mora, Vice Chair
Feb. 2019
Jan. 2022
Megan B. ReidFeb. 2019Jan. 2022
Tracy ReynoldsFeb. 2020Jan. 2023
James RothwellFeb. 2020Jan. 2023
Craig Struble
Feb. 2020
Jan. 2023
Vicki Vandegrift, Staff LiaisonN/AN/A