Historic Preservation and Design Review Board Members
Each member shall be appointed by the City Commission
Architect: Calvin Walker
Architectural Historian: Larry Lof
Archeologist: Rolando Garza
Attorney: Serena Putegnat, J.D.
Banker: Reba McNair, M.A.
Commercial Property Owner: Trey Mendez, J.D.
Draftsman/Designer: Luis Alanis
Historian: Anthony Knopp, M.A. and Ph.D.
Planner: Murad Abusalim, Ph.D.
Residential Property Owner: Fernando Balli
Draftsman/Designer: Esthela Valdez
The Historic Preservation and Design Review Board was created by Ordinance No. 1100, adopted August 28, 1985, amending Chapter 26 of the Code of Ordinances by adding Article VII and VIII, and amended by Ordinance No. 99-1100.27, adopted on June 1, 1999. The board issues Certificates of Appropriateness Class "A" Permit, authorizing the total or partial alteration of a structure which is zoned as a historic site either in the Historic Overlay District, or exceptionally in other areas.