The City of Canton
Historic Preservation Commission


CANTON DESIGN GUIDELINES

  • How to use the guidelines

  • Use of the guidelines by the Canton Preservation Commission

PRESERVATION PRACTICES

  •  Introduction to Historic Preservation and Rehabilitation

  •  Secretary of the Interiorís Standards for Rehabilitation

  •  Applying the Standards

  •  Canton Preservation Goals

CERTIFICATE OF APPROPRIATENESS PROCESS

  •  Permit Review Procedure & Application Criteria

  •  New Construction, Additions, Restoration or Rehabilitation

  •  Commercial Signs

  •  Trees

  •  Parking Lot

  •  Moving a Structure

  •  Demolition

 

PRESERVATION TAX INCENTIVES AT A GLANCE
  •  20% REHABILITATION TAX CREDIT
  • What Properties Qualify
  • IRS Requirements
  • Allowable Expenditures 
  • Getting Your Project Approved, Or "Certified"
  • Recapture of the Credit
  • Other Things to Note
  • 10% REHABILITATION TAX CREDIT

The CommissioNERS

Application for Certificate of Appropriateness
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MAP OF HISTORIC DISTRICTS

GLOSSARY OF TERMS


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