Historic Preservation Commission

The Historic Preservation Commission is charged with preserving and enhancing districts, sites and landmarks within the City of Augusta which possess particular historic or architectural significance and represent the essential characteristics of their neighborhoods and the unique legacy which defines this community; and to promote the educational, cultural and economic welfare of the citizens of the City.

The Historic Preservation Commission is a seven-member committee, with members serving for three-year terms. Regular meetings are typically scheduled on the first Wednesday of each month at 6:30pm in Conference Room A at City Center.

  Name    Term Expires 
  Lorie Mastemaker (Chair)   February 2, 2021 
  Daniel Stevens (Vice Chair)      February 20, 2020   
  Gerald Bumford   May 21, 2019
  Linda Conti   February 2, 2021
  Janet Doerr   June 2, 2019
  Phyllis von Herrlich   March 18, 2020
  Susan Williams   March 2, 2020

The Historic Preservation Commission conducts research about historic buildings throughout the City. If you are interested in learning about the history of your building and would like a Historic Building Plaque, please fill out this application to start the process. Historic Building Plaque Application  

Interested in serving on the Historic Preservation Commission? Please fill out this application form and submit it to the City of Augusta. Committee Membership Application  

City Staff Contact:
Betsy Poulin
Deputy City Planner
(207) 626-2365