Preservation in Eureka
Helpful Contacts

Historic Preservation Commission

City of Eureka Development Services Dept.

Provides oversight of properties on the Local Register of Historic Places.


Local Register of Historic Places

City of Eureka Development Services Dept.

List may not be fully up-to-date. Contact Development Services to verify.
(close to bottom of page)

CalTrans Covenants

Contact Eureka Heritage Society

County of Humboldt Recorder
(for copy of Director’s Deed and Covenants)
825 Fifth Street (Fifth Floor), Eureka

2022 California State Historic Building Code

See Part 8, Title 24

California Office of Historic Preservation (OHP)

Benefits of Preservation

National Trust for Historic Preservation
Six Practical Reasons to Save Old Buildings | National Trust for Historic Preservation


Other Helpful Links

National Trust for Historic Preservation

California Preservation Foundation

Helpful Books

Rehab Right
Author: Helaine Kaplan Prentice, Oakland CA

Sustainable Solutions for Historic Houses in Northern California A Voluntary Green Code & Green Rehabilitation Manual
Co-authored by notable local preservationist Bill Hole

Researching Humboldt History Online

This website includes links to free resources for researching Humboldt County online. This is part of a presentation for the Eureka Heritage Society on March, 23, 2023. Please contact Carly Marino with any questions.