Cultural Heritage Commission

The Cultural Heritage Commission (CHC) reviews design of all changes to designated properties, and identifies buildings and neighborhoods with architectural and historical value, recommending designation as City landmarks to the Mayor and City Council and Planning Commission.

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Commission Members

  • Alan Burks, AIA LEED AP, Chair
  • Julianna Roosevelt, Vice Chair
  • Tasha Hunter
  • Kathleen Irvine
  • Dr. Lourdes Ramos
  • Craig Smith
  • Jan Robert van Dijs

Officer Election: Annually in July
Term: 2 years (4 terms max.)
Membership: Appointed by Mayor

Staff Liaison:
Christopher Koontz, Planning Bureau Manager, (562) 570-6288

Second Monday of each month at 5:00 p.m. at City Hall, Council Chambers.

Monthly COA Case Filings