2015 Intensive Historic Architectural Survey of the Sabin School and Southside Iowa City Neighborhood

Historic Preservation Handbook

Historic Preservation Plan

Historic Preservation Plan Appendices

Historic Review Application Deadlines

Historic Preservation Fund Application


Please Note:  The Customer Self Service (CSS) portal replaces the paper or electronic application forms formerly found here and used by Urban Planning.  All applications starting June 23, 2020 must be submitted online.


Local Districts & Landmarks

The list and maps below outline properties that are locally designated as historic resources. All properties located within a local district or designated as a local landmark may require review by the Iowa City Historic Preservation Commission. Please contact Jessica Bristow at 319-356-5243 or before you begin any updates to the exterior of your property.

List of Local Historic Landmarks

Combined Map of Historic & Conservation Districts

Brown Street Historic District Map

Clark Street Conservation District Map

College Green Historic District Map

College Hill Conservation District Map

Dearborn Street Conservation District Map

East College Street Historic District Map

Goosetown/Horace Mann Conservation District Map

Governor-Lucas Street Conservation District Map

Jefferson Street Historic District Map

Longfellow Historic District Map

Northside Historic District Map

Summit Street Historic District Map

Woodlawn Historic District Map


City Government