Heritage Preservation Policy
Plano will embrace its unique historical character and authenticity by identifying and preserving historic and cultural resources that promote the understanding of the city’s history and enrich the city’s sense of place.
Conduct a survey to evaluate structures built between 1945 and 1975 to determine potential eligible historic areas.
Review, and amend as necessary, the zoning ordinance for compatibility with the character of the existing historic districts.
Increase compliance actions to meet the adopted heritage district guidelines.
Utilize adopted design standards to guide appropriate infill development within heritage districts.
Continue to implement adopted design standards that guide rehabilitation of historic properties with energy efficient or clean energy technology.