Historic Preservation Program
  • broward county main library

    Historic Broward County Main Library

  • pompano beach mound
    Pompano Beach Mound 
  • Mausoleum and Reflecting Pool
    Mid Century Mausoleum and Reflecting Pool
UPCOMING MEETING Date: Thursday, January 19, 2017, 6PM
Location: Broward County Governmental Center • 115 S Andrews Avenue, Conference Room 430, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301
RSVP with Rick Ferrer, Broward Historic Preservation Officer (954) 357-9731, rferrer@broward.org

IN THE NEWS

Broward Confirmed a "Certified Local Government"

On July 7th, 2016, Broward County became Florida's 74th Certified Local Government (CLG). The highly coveted and respected CLG certification allows for sharing of professional expertise and information, special partnerships and access to grants. Only cities and counties with active historic preservation programs, ordinances and boards may apply. One of several goals programmed for 2014-16, certification as a CLG also fulfilled a primary objective of Broward’s new historic preservation program. Following certification, a CLG workshop was conducted in August by Michael Zimny (Florida’s CLG Coordinator) which was attended by the Historic Preservation Board and staff, and members of the public.


Curchi House Tours

The Historic Hallandale Beach home was built by Frank and Rosina Curci in 1924. Tours of the home are available the first Saturday of every month, 11AM-4PMMore...


Proclamation:  May 2016 is Historic Preservation Month 

The Broward County Board of County Commissioners issued a proclamation recognizing May 2016 as Historic Preservation Month.  More...


County Seeks Qualified Applicants for Historic Preservation Board

The Broward County Board of County Commissioners is accepting resumes from Broward residents interested in appointment to the Historic Preservation Board. More...


Broward Chosen to Host State Historic Preservation Plan Regional Meeting

Broward County had the honor of hosting a Florida Division of Historical Resources regional meeting to discuss the goals and objectives for the impending State of Florida Comprehensive Historic Preservation Plan. Broward County Historic Preservation Board staff, Rick Ferrer, Matt Defelice and Maribel Feliciano, attended the meeting on March 1st, 2016 at Long Key Nature Center. Presenters were Desiree Estabrook, State Historic Preservation Supervisor and Michael Zimny, State Certified Local Government Coordinator. Attendees included planners, architects and professors from Broward County and Miami Dade County.   More... 

 

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