State Board of Review Meeting

The next SBR meeting on January 15, 2022 will be held by videoconference and in person as authorized under Texas Government Code section 551.127. The presiding officer will be present at the physical location and members of the public are invited to attend via Zoom or in person per instructions on the agenda when it is posted below.

  • Only one board member and two THC staff persons are scheduled to be at the in-person meeting site.
  • Other board members and staff will participate online and a computer will be available for the public to address the board.
  • The meeting will also be online in accordance with COVID pandemic protocols to limit potential spread of the virus.
  • Guidelines for Participating in the Meeting (online and in-person)
  • Fact Sheet for property owners.
  • Members of the public are invited to attend State Board of Review meetings, address the board regarding any agenda items, and submit written comments via email to: nr@thc.texas.gov
  • All draft nominations under consideration will be posted below as they are finalized.

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Nominations to be considered by the State Board of Review will be posted below as they are finalized:

Billy Mitchell Village
San Antonio, Bexar County

Bryan Federal Building and Post Office
Bryan, Brazos County

Holy Rosary Catholic Church
Rosenberg, Fort Bend County

St. Mark's Methodist Church
Houston, Harris County

Clement's Meat Market/The Sport Bar
Austin, Travis County

Chapel for the Children
Austin, Travis County

Parque Zaragoza
Austin, Travis County


The State Board of Review approved the following nominations at the September 18, 2021 meeting:

Missouri, Kansas and Texas (MK&T/Katy) Railway Passenger Depot
Temple, Bell County

Gospel Lighthouse Church
Dallas, Dallas County

Patterson Apartments
El Paso, El Paso County

Parkland Apartments
Galveston, Galveston County

Eldorado Ballroom
Houston, Harris County

Granbury Elementary School
Granbury, Hood County

Farrington Field and Public Schools Gymnasium
Fort Worth, Tarrant County

Anderson Stadium
Austin, Travis County

Austin Air-Conditioned Village Historic District
Determination of eligibility only due to owner objection
Austin, Travis County

Huston-Tillotson College
Austin, Travis County

Pan American Courts & Cafe
Laredo, Webb County

Stephen F. Austin Elementary School
Wharton, Wharton County

Audio Recordings of the September 2021 SBR Meeting (MP3)
All agenda items were approved unanimously.

Part 1 (Intro and agenda item 9)
Part 2 (Agenda items 1-7)
Part 3 (Agenda items 8, 10, 12, 11))

  1. Missouri, Kansas and Texas (MK&T/Katy) Railway Passenger Depot, Temple, Bell County
  2. Gospel Lightening Church, Dallas, Dallas County
  3. Patterson Apartments, El Paso, El Paso County
  4. Parkland Apartments, Galveston, Galveston County
  5. Eldorado Ballroom, Houston, Harris County
  6. Granbury Elementary School, Granbury, Hood County
  7. Farrington Field and Public Schools Gymnasium, Fort Worth, Tarrant County
  8. Anderson Stadium, Austin, Travis County
  9. Austin Air-Conditioned Village Historic District, Austin, Travis County
  10. Huston-Tillotson College, Austin, Travis County
  11. Pan American Courts & Café, Laredo, Webb County
  12. Stephen F. Austin Elementary School, Wharton, Wharton County

Audio Recordings of the May 2021 SBR Meeting (MP3)

Part 1 (Intro)
Part 2 (Agenda items 1-2)
Part 3 (Agenda items 9; 3-7)
Part 4 (Agenda items 8; 10-12)

  1. Palestine New Town Commercial Historic District, Palestine, Anderson County
  2. De la Garza (Proposal to Move), San Antonio, Bexar County
  3. Sacred Heart Conventual Chapel, San Antonio, Bexar County
  4. Martindale Central Historic District, Martindale, Caldwell County
  5. Lillian Essey and George K. Aziz House, Brownsville, Cameron County
  6. Palmville, San Benito, Cameron County
  7. Main Plaza, New Braunfels, Comal County
  8. Segundo Barrio Historic District, El Paso, El Paso County
  9. Hollyfield Laundry and Cleaners, Houston, Harris County
  10. Kimble County Courthouse, Junction, Kimble County
  11. Welhausen School and Florita Plaza, Cotulla, La Salle County
  12. Third Street Railroad Trestle, Austin, Travis County

Audio Recordings of the January 2021 SBR Meeting (MP3)
Part 1 (Items 1-5)
Part 2 (Item 6)
Part 3 (Items 7-10)
Part 4 (Items 11-15)


The State Board of Review meets three times each year to advise the State Historic Preservation Officer regarding National Register nominations. This review is required by federal law and provides an opportunity for public comment. These dates for upcoming SBR meetings, and their corresponding deadlines for final draft nominations (previously reviewed by THC staff), will allow applicants to plan accordingly. In our effort to be fair to all applicants, THC staff cannot set aside one nomination to work on another that has arrived after the stated deadline. Please visit "National Register Process in Texas" for additional information.

The State Board of Review (SBR) meets three times each year to advise the State Historic Preservation Officer regarding National Register nominations. This review is required by federal law and provides an opportunity for public comment. These dates for upcoming SBR meetings, and their corresponding deadlines for final draft nominations (previously reviewed by THC staff), will allow applicants to plan accordingly. In our effort to be fair to all applicants, THC staff cannot set aside one nomination to work on another that has arrived after the stated deadline. Please see the "National Register Process in Texas" for additional information.

September 12, 2015 - El Paso
CLG – June 29, 2015
Non-CLG – July 29, 2015

- See more at: http://www.thc.texas.gov/preserve/projects-and-programs/national-registe...

The State Board of Review (SBR) meets three times each year to advise the State Historic Preservation Officer regarding National Register nominations. This review is required by federal law and provides an opportunity for public comment. These dates for upcoming SBR meetings, and their corresponding deadlines for final draft nominations (previously reviewed by THC staff), will allow applicants to plan accordingly. In our effort to be fair to all applicants, THC staff cannot set aside one nomination to work on another that has arrived after the stated deadline. Please see the "National Register Process in Texas" for additional information.

September 12, 2015 - El Paso
CLG – June 29, 2015
Non-CLG – July 29, 2015

- See more at: http://www.thc.texas.gov/preserve/projects-and-programs/national-registe...