Historic Landmarks Commission


  • 2 p.m.
  • The 3rd Wednesday of every month
  • City Hall
    808 W Spokane Falls Boulevard
    City Council Briefing Room
    Spokane, WA 99201

Meeting Specifications

  • Members: 11
  • Term: 3
The members include:
  • An architect who is registered in the state of Washington
  • A state-certified general real estate appraiser
  • Two historians with appropriate degrees or equivalent experience
  • A professional archaeologist or anthropologist with appropriate degrees
  • An owner or managing agent in a fiduciary capacity of real estate in Spokane's central business district
  • An experienced preservation construction specialist
  • Two at-large county residents appointed by the County Commissioners
  • Two at-large city residents appointed by the City Council


The purpose of the Historic Landmarks Commission is to provide stewardship of the historic and architecturally significant properties in the City and County of Spokane.

Responsibilities/Time Commitment

The Commission has the responsibility of designating historic landmarks and districts to the Spokane Register of Historic Places and of managing those landmarks once designated.

Meets monthly for an average of 3 hours per meeting.

Spokane County Code/WAC and RCW References