Historical Commission

Agendas & Minutes
Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
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Members
  • Alicia Primer, Co-Chair
    Term Expires: 2016
  • Phyllis Halpern Co-Chair
    Term Expires: 2016
  • Alfred Aydelott
    Term Expires: 2018
  • Alan D. Fobes
    Term Expires: 2018
  • Marisa Morra
    Term Expires: 2017
  • Henry S. Stone, Jr.
    Term Expires: 2016
  • Steve Wagner, CPC Liaison
    Term Expires: 2017
Associate Members
  • Emily Fishkin
  • Adrienne Giske
  • Gloria Cole (ex officio)
  • Judy Markland (ex officio)


Commission Members' Representation on Related Committees
  • Marisa Morra - Josiah Smith Tavern and Old Library Working Group
  • Phyllis Halpern - Educational Outreach
  • Alicia Primer - Case Campus Master Plan and Educational Outreach
  • Steve Wagner - Community Preservation Committee and Educational Outreach
  • Alan Fobes - Town Center Planning Committee
Additional Help: Pamela Fox - Historic Markers

Overview


The Weston Historical Commission is responsible for the preservation of the town's historic and architectural heritage by:
  • Applying for property listings on the National Register of Historic Places
  • Approving applications for historic plaques
  • Recommending historical preservation projects to be funded from the Community Preservation Fund
  • Imposing a 12-month delay of demolition if demolition is deemed detrimental to a significant historic structure
  • Reviewing applications for demolition of any pre-1945 buildings
  • Reviewing and overseeing preservation restrictions

Appointment & Staff


The Historical Commission is appointed by the Board of Selectmen for three year terms. Staff support is provided by Kathy Broomer.
 


More Information


More detailed information on the Town's historic resources, the Demolition Delay By-law, historic markers, and other subjects relating to historic preservation in Weston can be found on the Weston Historical Commission webpage. For inquires, email Kathy Broomer or call 781-786-5037.