Sunday, September 27, 2015

Meeting to Discuss Proposed Historic District

Good evening - Please see the meeting invitation below from the multi-neighborhood group working on a proposal for a historic district to be created for NECKO, Dennison Place, and the Circles neighborhoods.


Historic District Meeting with Randy Black from the City of Columbus Historic Resources Commission 

When: Wednesday, September 30, 2015 
Where: King Avenue United Methodist Church 
299 King Avenue (corner of King and Neil) 
Time: 7 PM 

Are you curious about your neighborhood becoming a historic district? 
Come and find out more! 
  • What are the pros and cons of a historic district? 
  • How would our historic district compare to existing districts? • Will it be more expensive? 
  • What about renovating your house? 
  • Will existing properties be forced to conform? 
  • How has it worked out for other neighborhoods? 
  • How do people feel about living in a historic district? 
  • How are 'eccentric' buildings viewed within a historic district? • What are some practical 'next steps' that we can undertake?