Historic District

The Historic District Commission meets at 5:00 p.m, the first and third Wednesdays of every month. The meeting is held in the City Council Chambers at City Hall, 50 Natoma Street. If you have any questions, please call 916-461-6203.

Historic District Commission ROSTER, AGENDAS and MINUTES

Historic Residential Primary Area Special Use & Design Standards FMC 17.52.540

Map of Historic District Subareas

Historic District Design and Development Guidelines
Appendix A. Historic Resources
Appendix B. Visual Resources
Appendix C. Environmental Resources
Appendix D. Design Criteria
Appendix E. Historic District Circulation Plan


The Folsom Municipal Code (FMC 17.52.380) requires that any installation of new signs, as well as significant modifications to existing signs in the Historic District (Sutter Subarea) require prior approval of the Folsom Historic District Commission through the design review process.

Below, you will find excerpts from sections of the Folsom Municipal Code relating specifically to signs in the Sutter Street Subarea, along with excerpts from the City of Folsom Historic District Design & Development Guidelines: Signs in Sutter Street Subarea - FMC Excerpt