Historic Preservation Commission

Commission Overview

The Historic Preservation Commission is responsible for designating historic structures, historic sites, and historic districts within the city limits and encourages historic preservation in the city. The Historic Preservation Commission also provides residents with continuing education about the historic heritage of the city and works with the Milton Historical Society/Milton House Museum and Wisconsin Historical Society.


The Historic Preservation Commission is comprised of seven members, including one alderperson currently serving on the Common Council. Historic Preservation Commissioners are appointed by the Mayor for terms of three years, with the alderperson appointment for one year.

If you are interested in applying for appointment to the Historic Preservation Commission please complete a Committee/Board/Commission Questionnaire.


The Historic Preservation Commission usually meets the first Wednesday of the month at 5:30 p.m. in the City Hall Conference Room located at 710 S. Janesville Street.

Agendas and Minutes

Agendas packets are available prior to meetings, and saved on the City's website.  View the most recent agenda on the City's website.  

Current Members

NameAddress Phone Term
Ryan Holbrook, Ald.350 E. Madison Avenue(608) 577-0492Council Rep
Keighton KlosP.O. Box 245(608) 868-7772Consultant
Katie Gallman528 E. Madison Avenue(608) 514-51182024
Julie Marquardt
Kris McDaniel916 Lamar DriveN/A2024
Amy Oechsner
332 W. Madison Avenue
(920) 517-7684
Lisa Perkins1141 Arthur Drive(608) 295-30232024
Leah PurdyN/AN/A2024
Harvey Smith359 E. Madison Avenue(608) 868-45642023
Terry Williamson501 College Street(608) 868-36512025