City Of Greeley

Historic Preservation

Historic Preservation Winners

2014 Events Calendar

The 2014 Events Calendar contains the dates and times of History Brown Bag lunchtime presentations and walking tours plus information about the Greeley Historic Register and Fun Facts about Greeley's history.

Meeting Times and Commissioners

The Historic Preservation Commission meets on the 2nd and 4th Mondays of the month at 4:00 p.m. in the City Council Chambers, 919 7th Street. Seven Commissioners appointed by City Council serve the community by identifying, preserving and protecting Greeley's historic resources for present and future generations. Please check the minutes and agendas page to verify meeting dates.

Sue Anschutz
Tannis Bator
Richard Borys, Realtor
Derek Boulton
Joan Clinefelter, Historian
Sandra Scott
Jerry Vielma, Design Professional

Historic Preservation Month Awards

Congratulations to our 2014 Historic Preservation Month award winners!

Waypoints Community»
St. Patrick Presbyterian Church»

See our 2014 walking tours and History Brown Bag series»


Current Projects

Sale on COFFEE MUGS!  Warm up with a cup of something hot in a coffee mug featuring a historic property in Greeley! 

The Historic Preservation Commission is selling coffee mugs featuring several Greeley Historic Register properties to raise funds to purchase bronze plaques for Greeley Historic Register properties that lack them.  Mugs are priced as follows and have colored interiors including red, black, or blue. 

1 mug for $6
2 mugs for $11
3 mugs for $16
4 mugs for $20

Properties featured on the mugs include: The State Armory, the Apple House, the Greeley Tribune Building/Greeley History Museum, and the Neill House. 

State Armory Mug

Mugs are sold at various businesses, including:

  • Cafe Panache, 821 10th Street
  • Batter Up Cakes, 802 9th Street
  • Woody's Newsstand, 942 9th Avenue
  • Currier Inn, 1221 9th Avenue
  • Greeley Museums (Selma's Store at Centennial Village), 1475 A Street
  • Your Place Coffee, 2308 W. 17th Street
  • Greeley Historic Preservation Office, 1100 10th Street, Ste. 201

Recent Projects

Grants Awarded to the City for Historic Preservation! The Greeley Museums Heritage Foundation provided funding for bronze plaques for Greeley Historic Register designated properties, matched by City of Greeley dollars. In addition, History Colorado awarded federal funds to the City of Greeley for energy audits for up to ten Greeley Historic Register properties and for two bronze plaques.

Sunrise Historic Context

Stories about the history of the Sunrise neighborhood were shared at the History Stories and Ice Cream Social event at Sunrise Park in May and summarized in the Historical & Architectural Context Report. Copies of the report may be purchased from the Historic Preservation Office for $30 each. History Colorado State Historical Fund and the City of Greeley provided funding for the project.

Building Permit Fee Refund Policy Adopted

At their September 13, 2010 meeting, the Historic Preservation Commission adopted the Building Permit Fee Refund Policy. Owners of designated properties and properties in historic districts are eligible to apply for a refund of building permit fees.

Annual Reports

The 2013 Historic Preservation Commission Annual Report is out!  Read these quick synopses of the Commission activities from 2010 and 2011.

2010 Historic Preservation Commission Annual Report 
2011 Historic Preservation Commission Annual Report 
2012 Historic Preservation Commission Annual Report

Historic Resource Survey Report

The City of Greeley recently completed an intensive level historic resources survey of a two-block area bounded by 17th Street on the north, 6th Avenue on the east, 18th Street on the south and 8th Avenue on the west. For more information about individual properties, contact the Historic Preservation Office.

Other Greeley Preservation Resources

View the Historic Preservation 101 presentation to learn more about preservation in Greeley and around Colorado
Presentation about how to research a historic property
Access our Data Base listing of Inventoried Properties
Historic Register 1996-2014 Map - Recently updated!
Greeley Historic Register Designated Properties Information 1996-2014 - Recently updated!


Copies of brochures are also available at the Historic Preservation office.