Historic Landmark Commission


The Historic Landmark Commission holds a variety of responsibilities with the goal of promoting historical preservation in the city. The commission and its members:

  • Investigate and study matters related to the protection, enhancement, restoration, perpetuation and use of historic landmarks, districts and structures;
  • Review applications for historic landmark designation;
  • Review permits for the construction, reconstruction, alteration, restoration, relocation, demolition, or razing of an included structure in a designated historic district or affecting a designated historic landmark;
  • Review applications for historic preservation tax exemption; and
  • Make recommendations to the Planning and Zoning Commission pertaining to the amendment of any historic district.


The Historic Landmark Commission meets at 5:30 p.m. on the first Tuesday of each month and in special meetings as needed. Meetings are held in the Council Chambers at City Hall – 447 N. Main Street in Boerne.


The commission is comprised of seven members appointed by the mayor with approval from City Council. The mayor also appoints a chairman and vice chairman. Members serve a four-year term and must live within the city limits or within the extraterritorial jurisdiction of the City of Boerne.

Member NamePositionEmailTerm Expiration
Ben AdamChairEmail Ben AdamMay 2023
Justin BoernerVice ChairEmail Justin BoernerMay 2025
Cesar HanceMemberEmail Cesar HanceMay 2025
Patti MainzMemberEmail Patti MainzMay 2023
Michael NicholsMemberEmail Michael NicholsMay 2023
Cali ReddMemberEmail Cali ReddMay 2023
Sally PenaMemberEmail Sally PenaMay 2025
Members of the Historic Landmark Commission