Historic Preservation Commission

Regular Meetings
  • 7 p.m.
  • 1st Wednesday of every month
  • 220 S Main Street
    1st Floor Conference Room
    Bel Air, MD 21014
  • Carol L. Deibel 
    Term expires: December 2018
  • Daniel G. Coates
    Term expires: December 2018
  • James R. Karmel 
    Term expires: December 2018
  • Marta E. Noe 
    Term expires: December 2018
  • Christina R. Presberry
    Term expires: December 2018
  • Jacquelyn M. Seneschal
    Term expires: December 2018
  • Richard J. Sherrill
    Term expires: December 2018
Membership Information
This commission consists of seven members appointed by the County Executive and confirmed by the County Council. The term of appointment is coterminous with the County Executive. 

A summary of their duties include:
  • To conduct and ongoing survey to identify historically and architecturally significant properties, structures and areas that exemplify the cultural, social, economic, political, or architectural history of the nation, state, and county
  • To investigate and recommend to the Department of Planning & Zoning the adoption of ordinances designating properties or structures having specific historic, community, or architectural value as landmarks
  • To keep a register of all properties and structures that have been designated as landmarks or historic districts, including all required for each designation