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The mission of the Raleigh Historic Development Commission is to identify, preserve, protect, and promote Raleigh’s historic resources.

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Next COA Major Work Deadline:
4:00 pm on June 16

 

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Early Development, Prior to 1830, Antebellum and Civil War Period, 1831-1865, Late Nineteenth Century,1866-1899, Early Twentieth Century, 1900-1945, Late Twentieth Century, 1946-1999, Commercial, Industrial, Residential, Institutional

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(former) Branch Banking and Trust Building

(former) Branch Banking and Trust Building
Street Address: 
333 Fayetteville Street
Date: 
1963-1965

(former) CP&L Car Barn and Automobile Garage

(former) CP&L Car Barn and Automobile Garage
Street Address: 
116 North West Street
Date: 
1925

(former) Pine State Creamery

(former) Pine State Creamery
Street Address: 
414 Glenwood Avenue
Date: 
1928, 1940s, 1960s

(former) Raleigh Electric Company Power House

(former) Raleigh Electric Company Power House
Street Address: 
513-515 West Jones Street
Date: 
ca. 1910, 1930

(former) Royal Baking Company

(former) Royal Baking Company
Street Address: 
3801 Hillsborough Street
Date: 
1941; 1946-47

(former) Saint Monica's School

(former) Saint Monica's School
Street Address: 
15 North Tarboro Street
Date: 
1930

Agricultural Building of the Berry O'Kelly School

Agricultural Building of the Berry O'Kelly School
Street Address: 
514 Method Road
Date: 
1926

Agriculture Building

Agriculture Building
Street Address: 
2-20 West Edenton Street
Date: 
1923

Alpheus Jones House

Alpheus Jones House
Street Address: 
6512 Louisburg Road
Date: 
ca. 1847

Andrew Goodwin House

Andrew Goodwin House
Street Address: 
220 Hillsborough Street
Date: 
1903

Raleigh Historic Landmarks (RHLs)

Shaw University's Leonard Medical School and Leonard Medical Hospital are Raleigh's newest designated historic landmarks! READ MORE

Historic Overlay Districts (HODs)

The City has been installing new street signage... READ MORE 

Design guidelines dicsussions are underway... READ MORE 

 

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Certificates of Appropriateness (COAs)

The City's new UDO took effect September 1. With that comes a few process changes for Major Work COA Applications and an updated application form. Check out the COA process page on the City's website for more information. New! Approved Minor Work applications available on City web portal here.

 

After a year-long public effort of updating the Design Guidelines, the draft document is in the hands of the City Attorney prior to going to the RHDC and City Council for formal adoption. 

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