Historic Preservation Committee

July 1st Virtual Meeting

Agendas & Staff Report

The agenda and staff report for the July 1st hearing can be viewed here:  View most recent agenda and staff reports beginning Friday, June 26.

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:
When you join, you will be an attendee at the meeting where you will be able to listen and see but will not be visible on screen and will be muted.

To Submit Public Comment Live:

If you would like to make a comment on an item during the meeting, there will be a Chat function on your screen. You can write, "I would like to speak on Agenda Item #_" in the Chat comment box. During the discussion of that item, the Historic Preservation Committee Chair will allow public comment. The City Clerk will announce those requesting to comment and unmute your mic allowing you to speak. 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 the hearing through an audio connection by calling 1-408-418-9388 and entering the following access code: 126 785 3023.
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 4:00 pm on the day of the hearing. Please indicate you are calling about the July 1st 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 4:00 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