Links of Interest

The City of West Palm Beach is working on updates to the current Historic Preservation Design Guidelines Handbook, as they relate to building size, scale and mass. The following DRAFT district descriptions are intended to concisely capture the unique character of the historic districts. We would like to hear feedback on these documents. Please contact the Historic Preservation Division staff via phone (561) 822-1435, fax (561) 822-1459, or email ( with any comments, questions and/or suggestions. Thanks.

Central Park Historic District Description
Northwest Historic District Description
Community Workshop # 2 Summary (June 21, 2007)
Community Workshop Summary (April 26, 2007)

National Trust for Historic Preservation
Florida Trust for Historic Preservation
National Register of Historic Places
Department of State Division of Historical Resources
Historical Society of Palm Beach County