What is the process to nominate a property for designation to the Pierce County Register of Historic Places?
nomination application (photo guidelines) can be filed with the Planning and Land Services Department. It is customary for property owners to file such a nomination for their own property.

The Landmarks and Historic Preservation Commission reviews and determines whether a nominated property is eligible for listing in the Pierce County Register of Historic Places. Once determination is made, the commission's evaluation and determination is forwarded to the County Council for final action.

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1. What makes a property eligible for listing in the Pierce County Register of Historic Places?
2. Why would an owner want to designate a property to a historic register?
3. What is the process to nominate a property for designation to the Pierce County Register of Historic Places?
4. What kind of tax incentives can a property owner expect?