Historic Preservation Commission
PO Box 653
Members appointed by the St. Mary's County Board of Commissioners. It is the Commission's responsibility to assist with the identification and designation of historic districts within St. Mary's County in accordance with the St. Mary's County Zoning Ordinance. Meetings are held on the fourth Thursday of each month at 4:00 p.m. in the Department of Land Use and Growth Management Conference Room of the Annex Building. November & December meetings are held on the third Thursday. 23150 Leonard Hall Drive, Leonardtown, MD 20650.
Purpose: To promote the use and preservation of historic areas for the education, welfare and pleasure of resident of St. Mary's County; enable the county government to identify and officially designate certain areas within St. Mary's County an historic district; review both building permit and demolition permit applications within historic districts; and assist in the effective implementation of Article 3, Section 38.03 of the Zoning Ordinance.