The Historic Board will be hosting a walking tour of the downtown and a workshop on adaptive reuse of historic buildings. The Tour will be October 27th and will begin at 2pm and the Workshop will start at 5pm, both in the City Council's Chambers.
Please pass this on to anyone that may be interested.
Historic Preservation Board
Thursday, October 27th -- Downtown Tour: 2-5pm. presentation: 6-8pm
City Council Chambers at City Hall, 555 South Washington Ave., Titusville, FL 32781
*NEW* Florida, along with the rest of the nation, is celebrating Preservation 50, a national initiative celebrating the 50th anniversary of the signing of the National Historic Preservation Act on October 15, 1966 by President Lyndon Johnson. To learn more, visit:
*NEW* The Federal Historic Preservation Tax Incentives program encourages private sector investment in the rehabilitation and re-use of historic buildings by offering tax credits for qualifying rehabilitation projects. For information on how to take advantage of the program, please see:
The Historic Preservation Board has seven regular members and two alternate members appointed by City Council to two-year terms. Whenever possible, members of the Board shall be residents of the City of Titusville for at least one (1) year. However, to meet state Certified Local Government guidelines, up to three (3) of the seven (7) regular members shall not be required to meet the residency requirements as outlined in Section 2-51.
The Historic Preservation Board serves in a design review capacity on all exterior changes to existing sites and structures, and new developments within designated districts.
Historic Designation FAQs
The Historic Preservation Board meets once a month on the 1st Monday at 1 p.m. at City Hall in the Council Chamber, 555 South Washington Avenue, Titusville, Florida.
The Planning and Growth Management Department serves as the staff liaison to the Historic Preservation Board and can be reached at (321) 567-3778.
October 22, 2015 Public Workshop
Certified Local Government (CLG) Program
- Craftsman Houses.pdf
- Melbourne and Green Gables.pdf
- Titusville Historic Board Presentation.pdf
On September 14, 2015 the City of Titusville was approved to become a Certified Local Government (CLG). The CLG Program is a partnership between federal, state, and local government to help communities save the irreplaceable historic character of places across the country. To learn more please visit the webpages of the Florida Division of Historical Resources and the National Park Service.
Certified Local Government (CLG) Program, how it works.