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Major Review Application for Historic Resources

  1. This application is for larger-scale projects affecting historic properties (properties listed on the State or National Register, or are in a Historic District) that require a permit. Examples include permits for new buildings, large additions, major interior renovations, demolitions, exterior alterations, and some zoning actions. This form must be submitted and you must receive a Letter of Approval regarding the project before a permit can be issued. Contact Ben Chmiel at (785) 587-2438 or chmiel@cityofmhk.com with any questions.

  2. Applicant Information

  3. Property Owner Information

  4. Project Description

  5. Permit(s) Needed (check all that apply)*

  6. Work Proposed (check all that apply)*

  7. The following questions will help determine how the proposal meets each of Secretary of the Interior's Standards for Rehabilitation of Historic Structures; these are the criteria on which the Historic Resources Board will determine the appropriateness project.

  8. Photo Upload

    Please upload up to twelve high quality photos (at least 1 MB each) of the existing property, including the exterior of the property and any areas or features proposed to be modified as part of the project. If you need to submit more photos, send them as an attachment in an email to chmiel@cityofmhk.com

  9. Document Upload

    Please upload any site plan drawings, sketches, sign renderings, or any other documents depicting proposed modifications to the property. PDFs are preferred. Submit up to six.

  10. Sign and Awning Agreement*

    I ensure as the contractor and/or applicant that any sign or awning that may be associated with this project and mounted on a historic stone or brick building facade shall be attached to the brick or stone mortar, not the stone or brick face, in order to minimize damage to the stone or brick.

  11. Please sign this form by entering your first and last name below

    Within two days of submission, you will be contacted via the applicant email address you provided regarding when your project can be reviewed by the Historic Resources Board. Typically, applications must be submitted a minimum of 11 days prior to the 4th Monday of the month to be reviewed at the Historic Resources Board meeting that month. Note that more information or documentation may be requested before a determination can be made. A permit cannot be issued for the project until you receive a Letter of Approval from City Administration regarding its historic review.

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