Certificate of Appropriateness

Summary of Historic Preservation Commission Certificate or Appropriateness Requirements

Application review requirements:
  • Meet with the Historic Preservation Staff to review application requirements for your specific request.
  • Complete the application
    • Include signatures of property owner or applicant
  • List the address, the lot, block, and subdivision of the subject property
  • Provide plans or drawings on 8 1/2 X 11 or 11 X 17 paper drawn to scale and dimension (where required) with other drawings as desired or as requested by staff
    • The scale should be large enough to be clearly legible
  • Provide material and color samples of proposed work
The application must be completed and meet all city of grapevine ordinance requirements before a request for a certificate of appropriateness can be scheduled for a public hearing.

Submission / approval of a certificate of appropriateness does not constitute approval of a building permit.

Building permits shall be submitted separately.