Membership is tied to differing positions, such as property owners in historic districts, representatives of certain professions and member of the Putnam County Historical Society. There is no residency requirement. Members serve 3-year terms.
Members enforce and have jurisdiction over certain provisions of the Palatka Municipal Code, which relate to issuing certificates of appropriateness on construction and/or renovations, and monitoring for compliance with building codes. A complete description of this board’s mission and duties is available at City Hall.