Cheltenham is home to two historic districts:
Each district has a board that makes recommendations regarding exterior changes to structures within its district. The board generally meet on the first Monday of each month, Wyncote at 7PM and La Mott and 7:45PM, at the Township Administration Building, 8230 Old York Road in Elkins Park.
Regulations relating to the Boards of Historical Architectural Review in the Municipal Code
2017 La Mott Board of Historical Architectural Review MembersHenry Sekawungu, Director of Planning & Zoning DeptLinda A. Foggie (architect)Emma M. TrustyZilan Munas BassDarlene MeltonTimothy C. Hinchcliff (realtor)
2017 Wyncote Board of Historical Architectural Review MembersHenry Sekawungu, Director of Planning & Zoning DeptPeter WieckPaula O'Connor SussRev. Mark AinsworthMelanie Vallerio (realtor)G. Clive Copping
This information is intended to provide applicants for building permits within the historic districts with an understanding of the design considerations and process which will affect the review of their proposed project. Please review the information below during the early stages of planning your project. Familiarity with this material can assist in moving a project quickly through the approval process, saving applicants both time and money.
Contact the Cheltenham Township Planning & Zoning Department for further information.