Historic Districts Commission

Purpose

To carry out the provisions of Chapter 1462, Part Fourteen, Historic Districts Commission, Traverse City Code of Ordinances. To investigate and recommend to City Commission areas it deems valuable for designation as Historic Districts, to recommend to City Commission structures it deems valuable for designation as Historic Landmarks; etc. Purposes of Ordinances are to safeguard heritage of City - to preserve cultural, political or architectural history - to preserve historic landmarks - to foster civic beauty, etc.

Composition

This commission consists of 7 members appointed by the City Commission. All appointments are for 3-year terms expiring 6/30. Members must reside in the City of Traverse City. Appointments consist of:

  • One Member who is a Registered Architect
  • Two Members selected from a list submitted by duly organized and existing preservation societies or historical groups.

Staff Liaison:

David Weston
Zoning Administrator


(231) 922-4464
dweston@traversecitymi.gov

Board Members

Jennifer Loup
537 Cromwell Dr, TC, 49684
(231) 392-3253
loup.jen@gmail.com
Initial Apt. Date: 08/16/2021
Termination: 06/30/2024

Bill Twietmeyer
300 East Bay Blvd N, TC, 49686
(231) 946-5441
BillTwiet10@yahoo.com
Initial Apt. Date: 08/16/2021
Termination: 06/30/2024

Andy Andres
1107 Barlow St, Apt. B, TC, 49686
(231) 342-5819
a.andres3691@gmail.com
Initial Apt. Date: 02/04/2013
Termination: 06/30/2023

Christopher Carol
917 Walnut, TC, 49686
(810) 845-2359
clawrencecarol@gmail.com
Initial Apt. Date: 06/01/2015
Termination: 06/30/2023

Eric Mansuy
1010 Rose St, TC, 49684
(231) 499-6768
emansuy.arch@gmail.com
Initial Apt. Date: 12/03/2007
Termination: 06/30/2023

Suzannah Tobin (Architect)
562 Fifth St, TC, 49684
(231) 929-4465
suzannah.tobin@gmail.com
Initial Apt. Date: 06/21/2010
Termination: 06/30/2022

Jackie Shinners 
410 Seventh St. TC, 49684
(231) 941-8667
jackieshinners@gmail.com
Initial Apt. Date: 6/30/2016
Termination: 06/30/2022