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Historic Preservation Commission
About Historic Preservation Commission
The Historic Preservation Commission is responsible for issuing Certificate of Appropriateness for properties that are located within the Historic Preservation Overlay District and conversions of buildings on or eligible to be on the National Register of Historic Places which are located in the Downtown Business District and the Upper Square District.

No building or structure, including fieldstone walls or other wall sturctures, fences, steps, landscaping, and paving shall be altered, reconstructed, erected, restored, moved, or demolished, and no sign, light, fence, wall, or there appurtenant fixtures shall be erected or displayed on any site or lot or on the exterior of any building or structure, nor shall any building permit or other Kennebunk permits be issued, therefore, until a corresponding certificate of appropriateness has first been issued.  View application forms & fees from the Code Enforcement office.

Submission Deadline
The Commissions meets on the second and fourth Monday of every month as needed at 6:30 pm.  The submittal deadline is 12:00 noon two days after a regularly scheduled meeting. Refer to the meeting schedule and submittal deadlines as well as the Historic Preservation Commission Application for a Certificate of Appropriateness packet.

  • Frances Smith, Chair            
  • Maureen Adams Weaver, Vice
  • Maureen P. Raiter
  • Patrick Orr 
  • Judee Anne Jaudreau
  • Barbara Fleshman, Alternate
  • Paul Bevacqua, Alternate           
  • Deborah Beal, Selectman Liaison

  • 6:30 p.m.
  • Second and fourth Monday
  • Town Hall
    1 Summer St.
    Third Floor
    Kennebunk, ME 04043

Agendas & Minutes
Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval. 
Most Recent AgendaView All Agendas and Minutes

View Annual Town Reports

Join a Committee
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Forms can also be picked up at the Town Manager's Office and in the Town Office lobby at:
1 Summer St.
Kennebunk, ME 04043

Merton Brown
Town Clerk
Ph: (207) 985-2102 ext.1326

Fx: (207) 985-4609
Location: Second Floor

Town Clerk
Kennebunk Town Office
1 Summer St.
Kennebunk, ME 04043

Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 4:30 pm