The Committee membership shall consist of five members, serving
two-year terms. The Cultural
Heritage Board shall designate two of its members to serve as
representatives, and the City Council representative shall be
appointed by the Mayor’s Nominating and Screening Committee
(“Council Committee”). The
remaining two shall be City residents affiliated with separate
Riverside-specific historic preservation organizations and appointed
by the Council Committee.
Interested persons must submit applications for appointment no later
than 30 days before the meeting during which the Council Committee
selects the representatives.
The Historic Preservation Fund Program provides grants for the
conservation, preservation, restoration, and rehabilitation of
Cultural Resources consistent with the purpose of Riverside
Municipal Code Chapter 20.30.
The Committee shall develop criteria and a selection process for
evaluating project applications, including guidelines for matching
funds, for City Council review and approval; and shall approve or
deny applications for grants in accordance with the set criteria.
For more information and applications for the Historic Preservation
Fund Committee visit the City Clerk’s Office on the 7th floor of
City Hall or call (951) 826-5557.