Historic Overlay Zones

The Rucker/Grand, Norton/Grand, and Riverside historic districts have been designated Historic Overlay Zones. Design Standards and Neighborhood Conservation Guidelines have been adopted for these neighborhoods to inform residents about the historic nature of their neighborhoods, educate property owners about the elements which create the neighborhoods' unique character, and guide new development and additions to reflect the historic character of the neighborhood.

Overlay Zone Areas
"Neighborhood Conservation Guidelines and Historic Zoning Overlay Standards for Historic Neighborhoods” apply to the following areas:
Rucker / Grand: Rucker and Grand Avenues between 10th and 24th Streets.
Norton / Grand: Norton and Grand Avenues between Pacific Avenue and 3612 Norton Avenue.
Riverside: Virginia and Baker Avenues between Everett Avenue and 19th Street and the south side of 19th Street, Victor Place, Leonard Drive and the north side of 21st Street from Baker Avenue to Walnut Street.

Guidelines & Standards