Historic Board



The Lowell Historic Board (LHB) is the City of Lowell's historic preservation agency. Central to the Board's responsibilities is its design review, permitting, and enforcement authority in the Downtown Lowell Historic District and ten additional neighborhood districts.

In addition to its design review and permitting activities, among other responsibilities the Board also:
  • Provides technical assistance regarding preservation and design citywide
  • Maintains a comprehensive survey of over 2,500 historic resources in Lowell
  • Runs an active community engagement and outreach program including:
    • Electronic, quarterly newsletter
    • Social media platforms including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Pinterest
    • Sign grant program for small businesses in the Downtown Lowell Historic District
    • Downtown Lowell Historic District building markers
    • Neighborhood historic district house markers 
Please explore this website to learn more about the Historic Board, permitting requirements, and historic preservation in general and also follow us on social media.  

Historic Board

Title Member Name Term Exp. Date
Chair Jeffrey Harris 2/29/2024
Vice Chair Kerry Regan Jenness 2/28/2025
Member Richard Lockhart 2/28/2025
Member Lisa "LC" Cassidy 2/28/2025
Member George Villaras 2/29/2024
Member Troy Depeiza 2/29/2024
Member Yovani Baez-Rose 2/29/2024
Member James Wilde 2/28/2021
Member Aurora Erickson 2/28/2023
Old black and white panoramic photo of Lowell