Historic Preservation Commission

Meetings

  • 5:30 p.m.
  • Third Tuesday of Every Month
  • Hobart City Hall
    Council Chambers
    414 Main Street
    Second Floor
    Hobart, IN 46342

Members

The commission is comprised of seven members appointed by the mayor.

  • Tom Ehrhardt
  • Tiffany Tobert
  • Rita McBride
  • Christopher Kosovich
  • Paula Isolampi
  • Robb Zimmerman

Creation & Purpose

In 2007, the Hobart Historic Preservation Commission was created by Ordinance 2007-31 of the Hobart City Council. The commission is entrusted with the responsibility of developing and coordinating historic preservation activities within Hobart.

Duties & Responsibilities

The duties and responsibilities of the commission include, but are not limited to:

  • Educating the community on the importance of historic buildings and preservation
  • Identifying historic buildings, sites, and structures within the town
  • Developing local historic districts in order to preserve the downtown and existing neighborhoods
  • Developing design guidelines and standards for historic districts
  • Serving as a resource to residents and property owners