Historic Districts



Historic Preservation Commission

The Historic Preservation Commission meets the second Wednesday of each month at 7:00 p.m. at the City Hall.


Historic District Applications

Certificate of Appropriateness (pdf) (docx)
Appeal Historic Commission to Board of Adjustment (pdf) (doc)
Historic District Amendment Application (pdf)


Historic District Maps


(Maps are in Adobe Acrobat pdf format)



Historic Districts  (1.3MB)



Historic Districts with Zoning  (1.4MB)

north area  (0.8MB)

south area  (0.5MB)



 Staff Contact Person

Scott Sherrill
Planning & Neighborhood Development Department
City Hall
35 Cabarrus Ave W
P. O. Box 308
Concord, NC 28026-0308
704-920-6962 fax


Historic District Handbook

The Historic District Handbook is a guidebook to the Historic Commission, the staff, and citizens concerning implementation of the historic districts in Concord.  The entire handbook can be downloaded.  The links below will jump to the indicated section of the handbook.  

Historic District Handbook

Main Page & Letter Unknown
Table of Contents Unknown
Approval Requirement Needs Unknown
Chapter 1PrefaceUnknown
Chapter 2HistoryUnknown
Chapter 3Working with the CommissionUnknown
Chapter 4Local StandardsUnknown
Chapter 5 Section 1New ConstructionUnknown
Chapter 5 Section 2New Addition ConstructionUnknown
Chapter 5 Section 3New Accessory Structure ConstructionUnknown
Chapter 5 Section 4SidingUnknown
Chapter 5 Section 5FenestrationsUnknown
Chapter 5 Section 6PorchesUnknown
Chapter 5 Section 7RoofingUnknown
Chapter 5 Section 8Landscaping and TreesUnknown
Chapter 5 Section 9Fences and WallsUnknown
Chapter 5 Section 10Driveways Walkways and ParkingUnknown
Chapter 5 Section 11Lighting and TransformersUnknown
Chapter 5 Section 12Mechanical and Incidental EquipmentUnknown
Chapter 5 Section 13DemolitionUnknown
Chapter 5 Section 14Housing CodeUnknown
Appendix ASecretary of Interior StandardsUnknown
Appendix BTree MaintenanceUnknown
Appendix CReferencesUnknown