Downtown and Old Town Overlay Design Guidelines

The purpose of the Downtown and Old Town Overlay Design Guidelines is to provide guidance for improvements to properties and work within the Downtown and Old Town Historic Overlay Districts in Georgetown, Texas. The guidelines are for property owners planning exterior alterations, additions to or the rehabilitation of existing buildings. They also apply to the design of new buildings.

Council adopted the amended Guidelines on August 14, 2012 by Ordinance 2012-48. Those Guidelines are listed below. Please feel free to call us if you have questions: Matt Synatschk, Historic District Planner at 512-930-3581 or Karen Frost, HARC Staff Assistant, 512-930-2545.