When Landmarks Commission Design Review is required, applicants are encouraged to meet with the Landmarks Commission staff for early input on proposed alterations prior to submitting the formal Design Review application.
Sonoma County Historic Landmarks are historic resources that the Landmarks Commission has determined to be significant based on local (PDF), state, and federal criteria.
Search from among the approximately 190 Historic Landmarks in Sonoma County. Sonoma County Historic Landmarks are historic resources that the Landmarks Commission has determined to be significant based on local, state, and federal criteria. In Sonoma County, Historic Landmarks are mainly buildings. Historic Landmark properties are typically zoned "Historic District" (HD). Most of the Historic Landmarks were designated between the mid-1970s to mid-1980s.
On a yearly basis the Landmarks Commission applies for a grant under the Advertising Program’s Category D “Historical Commissions.
Historic resource evaluations are also prepared by a qualified historic resource professional in accordance with California (PDF) and National guidelines..
Designates historic landmarks, reviews historic property development proposals, and administers the Historic Preservation Program.