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Virginia Department of Historic Resources

Forthcoming Public Meetings

Public Meetings for Proposed Historic Districts:

The following public meetings will be conducted by DHR register staff to present information about proposed new Historic Districts for listing on the Virginia Landmarks Register and the National Register of Historic Places.

Due to limitations for public gatherings because of the threat of the Covid-19 virus, DHR will conduct these meetings virtually using the Webex platform. For some meetings, as noted below, the locality will host the meeting virtually using a different platform. In either case, persons interested in attending a public hearing can do so either by joining a meeting using their computer or using a phone. Persons interested in making a public comment during a meeting should follow instructions provided in the linked documents.

  • Proposed Saluda Historic District: August 10, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.: DHR will conduct this meeting via Webex.
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  • Proposed Depot Square Historic District (Abingdon): August 11, 5:30 p.m.: The Town of Abingdon will host this public meeting via Webex. See this PDF document for more information including how to logon or attend by phone.
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  • Proposed Port Royal Historic District: August 12, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.: DHR will conduct this meeting via Webex.
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  • Proposed Schoolfield Historic District (Danville): August 13, 5:30 p.m.: The City of Danville will host this meeting via Zoom. See this PDF document for more information including how to logon or attend by phone.
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  • Proposed Occupacia–Rappahannock Historic District: August 13, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.: DHR will conduct this meeting via Webex.
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  • Proposed Chase City Historic District (Mecklenburg Co.): August 17, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.: DHR will conduct this meeting via Webex.
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  • Proposed Southwest Historic District (Roanoke): August 18, 5:30 p.m.: The City of Roanoke will host this meeting via Zoom. See this PDF document for more information including logon or how to attend by phone.

 

Public Meetings for Commission on Historic Statues in the U.S. Capitol:

  • The next public meeting of the Commission on Historic Statues in the U.S. Capitol will meet Friday, July 24, beginning at 9:30 a.m. (See press release.) The Commission will convene virtually. More information is available on the commission’s page on how the public can register to attend the meeting remotely, view the agenda, and read the minutes from the July 1 meeting.

 

Updated July 21, 2020