The Historic Preservation Commission is charged with surveying the historic neighborhoods of Charleston. More...
The activity, which is the subject of this website, has been financed in part with federal funds from the Department of the Interior, administered by the Illinois Historic Preservation Agency.  However, the contents and opinions do not necessarily reflect the views or policies of the Department of the Interior or the Illinois Historic Preservation Agency, nor does the mention of trade names or commercial products constitute endorsement or recommendation by the Department of the Interior or the Illinois Historic Preservation Agency.
The approval of Ordinance 04-O-51 on October 19, 2004 created the Charleston Historic Preservation Commission. More...
 CHPC - City of Charleston
520 Jackson Avenue
Charleston, IL 61920
(217) 345-8426
​cityclerk@co.coles.il.us

Charleston Historic Preservation Commission

Forms for National Historic Designation and City of Charleston COA forms. More...
There are two categories for listing properties under Charleston’s historic preservation ordinance: Historic Districts and Landmark Properties.More...
For more information about Historic Preservation. More...

The Charleston Historic Preservation Commission consists of seven (7) voting members, residents of the City of Charleston, appointed by the Mayor and approved by the City Council. More...