Historical Architectural Review Board (Ordinance 13-1974, as amended Ordinance 14-1986).
A Board of Historical Architectural Review, identified as the Harrisburg Historical Architectural Review Board (hereinafter “Board” or “HARB”), is hereby established and shall be composed of seven members, appointed by the Mayor, with the advice and consent of Council, one of whom shall be a registered architect, one a licensed real estate broker and one the Codes Administrator of the City or designee. Four additional persons with a knowledge of and interest in the preservation of the Historic District, and who reside therein, shall be appointed. All members of the Board shall be residents of, or own real estate located in, the City during their membership. The Deputy Director for Planning or his/her representative shall provide staff services to the Board. The initial terms of the first seven members shall be as follows: two shall be appointed for one year, three for two years, and two for three years. Their successors shall serve for terms of three years. Board members failing to attend three consecutive meetings shall forfeit their membership, unless the Chairperson of the Board receives written notification from the member involved that the absence was due to personal illness or the death or illness of an immediate family member. Should any Board member fail to attend three consecutive meetings without providing the notification set forth above, the Chairperson of the Board, or the City representative (if the absent member is the Chairperson), shall notify the Mayor and City Council of a vacancy on the Board by virtue of said member’s unauthorized absences. Any member of the Board who shall cease to qualify as a member as herein set forth during his/her term of membership shall immediately create a vacancy on the Board. An appointment to fill a vacancy shall be only for the unexpired portion of the term so vacated.
Neil Heffelfinger (Res 10-2017)/September 25, 2018
Art Emerick (Res 56-2014)/September 24, 2016
Camille Bennett (Res 55-2014)/September 24, 2017
April Rucker (Res 46-2014)/September 24, 2015
AJ Knee (Res 68-2016)/September 24, 2017
Trina Gribble (Res 63-2014)/September 24, 2017
Jeremiah Chamberlin (Res 66-2016)/September 28, 2019