The mission of the Raleigh Historic Development Commission is to identify, preserve, protect, and promote Raleigh’s historic resources.
Spring Hill/Theophilus Hunter House
Spring Hill was the home of prominent late eighteenth/early nineteenth century plantation owner and lawyer, Theophilus Hunter Jr. The earliest marked grave in Wake County, that of pioneer settler Theophilus Hunter Sr., is in the yard. The dwelling now houses offices for a university academic program.
Raleigh Historic Landmarks (RHLs)
On March 18 RHDC voted to forward two historic landmark applications for The Mecca and St. Matthews School to Raleigh City Council to begin the process of designating them as Raleigh Historic Landmarks....READ MORE
Historic Overlay Districts (HODs)
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Certificates of Appropriateness (COAs)
The City's new UDO took effect September 1. Wi