Landmarks Commission

Landmarks Commission

Landmarks Commission

Menasha downtown trolley tracks - Copy

ABOUT LANDMARKS COMMISSION

The Menasha Landmarks Commission was established in October of 1995. During the creation of this commission, the Common Council declared as a matter of public policy that the "protection, enhancement, perpetuation, and use of improvements of special character, special historic interest or value is a public benefit in that such protection, enhancement, perpetuation, and continued use is believed to"...

  • serve as support and stimulus of business and industry and strengthen the city's economy;
  • safeguard Menasha's historic and cultural heritage;
  • stabilize and improve property values;
  • foster civic pride in accomplishments of the past;
  • promote the use of historic structures and sites for the education and enjoyment of Menasha residents; and
  • integrate the modern environment with historic buildings and sites.
WISCONSIN HOMETOWN STORIES: NEENAH-MENASHA

source: Wisconsin Public Television

Menash PBS
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VIRTUAL TOUR: LANDMARKS OF MENASHA
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LANDMARKS COMMISION MEMBERS:

The Landmarks Commission members are appointed by the Mayor and subject to the confirmation by the Common Council. These members are made up of the following: the Community Development Director as an ex officio, non voting member; six members at large; and one appointed Alderman. The six Commission members are appointed to a three year term

  • Kim Massey
  • Thomas Almendarez
  • Kate Mueller
  • Ald. Tom Grade
  • Jeff Heimerman
Staff Contact: Joe Stephenson, Principal Planner

 

 

 

 NEWS

May is National Historic Preservation Month! The Landmarks Commission will be hosting a virtual questionnaire. The public is invited to fill out the questionnaire, linked below, and enter for a chance to win a $100 downtown Menasha Shopping Spree. The answers to the questionnaire can all be found using the Virtual Tour App.

This event will open May 1st and will run until June 1st

Questionnaire Located here

Email your answers to jstephenson@ci.menasha.wi.us
or deliver your answers to City Hall located at 100 Main Street.






MENASHA: AROUND THE CORNER W/ JOHN MCGIVERN

source: Wisconsin Public Television
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QUICK LINKS

ALTERATION/SIGN APPLICATION: For Renovation, Remodel, or Signage Alterations in the Historic District

C-2 DISTRICT SIGN GUIDELINES: For Signage in the C-2 Central Business District Zoning District

HISTORIC DISTRICTS MAP: Locations of City of Menasha Historic Districts

FACADE IMPROVEMENT GRANT/LOAN APPLICATION: An application for the historic facade improvement grant.




 

 

 

 

 

Department of
Community Developmet
Menasha City Center
100 Main Street, Suite 200
Menasha, Wisconsin 54952
 
Phone: 920-967-3650
Fax: 920-967-5272

Office Hours:
Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Community Development Director:
Sam Schroeder e-mail

Principal Planner:
Joe Stephenson email

Community Development Coordinator:
Kristi Heim e-mail