The Hagerstown Historic District Commission is responsible for guiding the City's historic districts and landmark properties. The Commission members are appointed by the Mayor & City Council for three-year terms. All members must demonstrate a special interest in historic preservation and/or specific knowledge or professional/academic training in fields such as history, architecture, architectural history, planning, archaeology, curation, conservation, landscape architecture, historic preservation, urban design, or related disciplines.
While the City is no longer under a Civil Emergency for the pandemic, it is still advisable for visitors to City Hall to take precautions as suggested by the CDC. Social distancing and masking are recommended, although not required at this time.