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1. Where are you located and what is your phone number?

The Historic Preservation office is located at 604 Simonton Street on the first floor. Our hours are 8 am to 5 pm. The phone number is 305.293.6484 or 305.292.8192. The fax number is 305.292.8278.

2. What is the boundary of the Historic district?

Click here for the map

3. How often are the meetings?

The meetings are held on the second and fourth Tuesday of each month at 3 pm. Meetings are generally held at Old City Hall at 510 Greene Street. Click here for meeting schedule

4. When is the deadline for placement on the agenda?

The deadline is approximately nine days before the meetings. Click here for meeting schedule

5. Who serves on the Historic Architect Review Commission?

Five (5) residents of the City of Key West are nominated by the mayor and appointed by the City Commission to serve as HARC Commissioners. Appointments are made for a term of two years. Members have experience, expertise or demonstrated interest in one of the following areas: architecture, history, architectural history, archaeology, urban planning, historic preservation, real estate, law, cultural anthropology, or building construction. The present Historic Architectural Review Commissioners are Sharon Wells (chairman), Janet Hayes, Matthew Stratton, Carlos Rojas, Alan VanWieren and alternate George Born.

6. Is there an appeal process?

If you wish to appeal you may do so in writing within 10 days of the decision. Appeals should be sent to Cheryl Smith, City Clerk, City of Key West, 525 Angela Street, Key West, FL 33040

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