City Historic District
an area in Baltimore City wherein, there are located buildings and
structures which have demonstrated special architectural,
historical, cultural, economic, social, or community significance.
This program is overseen by the Commission for Historical
and Architectural Preservation. It is the earliest and first
commission in the State of Maryland.
ABOUT BEING A BALTIMORE CITY HISTORIC DISTRICT
stabilization and promotes rejuvenation or rehabilitation.
not increase property taxes.
limits on property U-'e or restrictions of sales.
districts are eligible for tax credits and incentives.
for protection and review when affected by State and/or Federal
distinction to designated communities and a unifying bond among
are designated entirely as the result of local and neighborhood-based
expert review of proposed exterior changes as part of Baltimore City
permit review process.
from demolition and inappropriate development.
process to achieve designation