An application for a Certificate of Appropriateness (COA) must be submitted at least 14 calendar days before the meeting. The application should be directed to the secretary of the ARB / preservation planner with the Department of Planning and Community Development at:
135 N. Union St.
Petersburg, VA 23803
Not sure if your property lies within a local historic district? Check this map, and staff is available to confirm whether or not a property is within a district.
A COA is required for all exterior work including but not limited to:
For information regarding the Architectural Review Board, design guidelines, agenda scheduling, and/or submission requirements, please contact the Office of the Preservation Planner at 804-733-2308.