Historic Preservation Committee

October 21st Virtual Meeting

Agendas & Staff Report

The agenda and staff report for the October 21st hearing can be viewed here:  View most recent agenda and staff reports beginning Thursday, October 15.

To Join the Hearing Live

The virtual meeting will be held on WebEx Events.  You can join the hearing as it is occurring by clicking the following:
Note: WebEx link only works while meeting is LIVE. After meeting has ended, use the Archived Video link to view the meeting. You must join the WebEx Meeting to provide Public Comment Live - see below.

To Submit Public Comment Live:

You must attend the WebEx Meeting with audio connected to your computer/device, you will see Chat feature on your screen. You can write, "I would like to speak on Agenda Item #_" in the Chat feature. During the discussion of the item, the Historic Preservation Committee Chair will call for public comment. The Host will announce those requesting to speak and unmute your mic allowing you to speak to Historic Preservation Committee. You will be heard, but not visible on screen. You will have 3 minutes to provide your comments. When you are finished, your mic will be muted again.

To Joint Hearing via Telephone:

You can join with only an "audio" connection: 1-408-418-9388/ Access code: 126 611 7949
Note: Audio connections will not be able to provide public comment as the hearing is occurring.

To Submit Public Comment via Telephone:

You can submit your comments via telephone by calling (805) 654-7869 by 2:00 pm on the day of the hearing. Please indicate you are calling about the October 21st Historic Preservation Committee meeting and which agenda item you are referencing.

To Watch the Meeting :

You can watch live streaming https:www.cityofventura.ca.gov/718/videos, or on television channel 15.

To Submit Written Public Comment:

You can submit your written comments by 2:00 p.m. on the day of the hearing by using the Electronic Agenda Public Comment Form. Please indicate the Subject Line, the Agenda Item number (i.e. Item No. 8). Your written comment will be read into the record by the Historic Preservation Committee Chair at the hearing. 


The Historic Preservation Committee reports to the Planning Commission, advises and makes recommendations concerning the designation of historic districts, landmarks, sites, natural configurations, buildings, structures, and points of interest significant to the heritage and development of the City.


  • Laura O’Neil, Chair
  • Ann Huston, Vice-Chair
  • Dena Mercer
  • Paul Muller
  • Rachel Beth Perzel


The Committee has 5 members serving 4-year terms.


  • Meets on the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of every month
  • Meeting time: 4:00 PM
  • Location: meeting virtually

Contact Us

Phone: (805) 654-7869