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 members of the Land Use Department.
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.