About the commission
The Landmarks Commission was established to safeguard the city’s historic and cultural heritage and promote the use of historic districts and landmarks for the education, pleasure and welfare of the people of the city.
City Council's annual advisory group recruitment is open now!
|Jim Jansen C|
|Jolene Thomson VC|
|Camron Settlemier |
|Mason Cox |
|Bill Ryals |
|Chad Robinson |
|Rayne Legras |
C = Chair; VC = Vice Chair
Founding document(s): AMC 2.76
Number of members: 7
Term of office: 3 years.
(Appointments within six months of position start date are considered full term.)
Membership requirements: Each member shall have demonstrable knowledge, interest, or competence in historic preservation and additionally in one of the following fields: architecture, landscape architecture, history, art history, education, construction, real estate, development, urban planning, archaeology, law, finance, cultural geography, cultural anthropology, local history, or related disciplines.
Principal place of residence within the jurisdictional limits of the City of Albany. (Res 6797)
Each council member shall have one counterpart with nominations ratified by the Council.