Historic Preservation Commission Background & Purpose

The purpose of the City of De Pere's Historic Preservation Commission is to affect and accomplish the protection, enhancement, perpetuation, and use or improvement of sites, which represent or reflect elements of the City's cultural, social, economic, political or architectural history. The committee serves to foster civic pride in the notable accomplishments of the past.

The City's Development Services Department serves as a liaison for the Historic Preservation Commission. For more information and contact information for our City departments, please click here

Meeting Schedule

Meets 3rd Monday of each month at 6:00 pm at City Hall, Council Chambers (335 S. Broadway)

Current Members

  • Mike Fleck
  • Gene Hackbarth
  • Chris Renier
  • Sue Sands
  • Adam Turriff
  • Joanne Vomastic-Muka
  • Alderperson Hansen

Agendas and Information

To view meeting agendas and packets for all boards, committees and commissions in the City of De Pere, please click here

Other info and resources

Historic Districts

North Broadway
101-129 S Broadway
301-377 Main

For more information on these districts and their preservation, please refer to the Historic Neighborhood Preservation Plan document.

Historic Sites

De Pere Lock and Dam
De Pere Public Library - 380 Main Av
Otto & Hilda Gretzinger House - 922 N Broadway
Steckart & Falck Double Block - 112-118 N Broadway
Union Hotel - 200 N Broadway


More Links 

Tax Credits for Historic Building Rehabilitation Presentation - May 2022

Architecture and History Inventory

Wisconsin Historical Society Division of Historic Preservation

National Trust for Historic Preservation

State and Federal Historic Preservation Tax Credits

Fox River Locks