Baldwin County Architectural Preservation Review Board
The Baldwin County Commission was authorized to create the Architectural Preservation Review Board (ARB) by Section 45-2-221 of the Code of Alabama 1975 (Act No. 80-497 as amended by Act No. 89-960.) The Board oversees the County's four Historic Districts: Point Clear/Battles Wharf; Magnolia Springs; Malbis; and Montrose. The Board's five members are appointed by the County Commission for five-year terms and their responsibilities include reviewing plans within the historic district boundaries for structures being erected, renovated or demolished. The board's authority pertains to the structure's exterior only - not the interior construction, renovation or style.
Baldwin County Historic District
Point Clear/Battles Wharf
The Architectural Review Board holds a meeting as necessary on the second Tuesday of
each month at 4:00 p.m. at the Fairhope Satellite Courthouse.
Architectural Preservation Review Board Members
Mac Walcott, Chairman
Ken Niemeyer, Vice-Chairman
Harvey E. "Skip" Jones, Jr.
2023 ARB Meeting and Deadline Calendar
2022 ARB Meeting and Deadline Dates
Architectural Review Board Standards
Checklist for Certificate of Appropriateness
For more information concerning the Architectural Review Board, please contact Planning Technician Fabia Waters at email@example.com or 251-580.1655.
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