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Historic Preservation Commission
 Name  Term Expires
 Marie Brady-Whitcanack  12/31/2018
 Chris Sorrentino  12/31/2018
 Phyllis Brummitt  12/31/2019
 Carol Foss  12/31/2019
 Loren A. Andrews
 Arthur D. Reppert
 Vacant  12/31/2020

Historic Preservation Commission Looking For New Members
The City of Fort Madison currently has two openings on the Historic Preservation Commission. If you are interested in serving on this commission please download the application at the bottom and submit it to:

Application   Submit completed applications at the Office of the City Clerk, 811 Avenue E, Fort Madison, during regular business hours of 8:00 am to 4:30 pm. All applicants must be at least 18 years of age. These are uncompensated positions.



The Historic Preservation Commission meets at 5:30 P.M. on the second Monday of the month at City Hall as needed.  The Commission shall meet at least three times a year.
The Historic Preservation Commission consists of seven (7) city residents each serving a three (3) year term.  Some powers and duties of the Commission are:

A.  Ability to conduct inventory studies to identify and designate potential historic districts and sites;
B. May recommend designation of a district or site to the National Register of Historic Places; C. May recommend designation of historic sites and districts to the City Council; D. Can prepare a Comprehensive Preservation Plan for the City; E. Provide educational and interpretive programs on historic properties in Fort Madison.