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Historic Resources Subcommittee

  • About the Historic Resources Subcommittee

    • About
    • Join
    • Maintains an inventory of historic landmarks in Gresham.
    • Participates in projects and events that increase public awareness or provide education on historic preservation.
    • Reviews and recommends decisions on proposals to alter or demolish structures on the adopted inventory.


    • Are you fascinated by Gresham's history and how it impacts Gresham's future?
    • Are you interested in learning and encouraging discussion about Gresham's diverse histories?
    • Are you interested in preserving the places and stories that show Gresham's journey?
    • Are you ready to share your experience with your community?

    Consider volunteering to serve on the Historic Resources Subcommittee. We are currently recruiting for three positions. 

    • The subcommittee is made up of seven volunteers who work to discover and preserve the history of this area and the communities who live here. 
    • The subcommittee advises City Council and Planning Commission on matters relating to preserving historic and cultural resources.
    • The subcommittee also makes recommendations to Council and the hearings officer regarding historic buildings and helps develop public education programs telling the story of Gresham, its buildings and its residents.

    Member expectations

    • Reading and research outside of meetings is expected.
    • Members should be interested in historic preservation.
    • Preference will be given to those with cultural history expertise and preservation professionals such as historians, restoration specialists and archeologists.

     Apply online

  • Meeting schedule

    Second Wednesday of every other month, 6:00-7:30 pm; see event calendar to confirm meetings

    Committee personnel

    • Staff Liaisons
    • Council Liaisons
    • Committee Roster
    Staff Liaisons
    Sarale Hickson
    Council Liaisons
    Committee Roster

    Current committee roster

    Select the Member Roster tab to view the current committee roster.

  • Meeting agendas, minutes and recordings