Design Guidelines and Policies
The historic districts' Design Guidelines were developed to provide information and assistance to applicants in understanding the processes of the Board's of Architectural Review. These should be utilized as tools to assist in developing a design approach. The policies listed below outline the criteria and standards for administrative approval of select architectural features, including signs.
Window Policy adopted 10/20/10 (Old & Historic Alexandria District) & 10/27/10 (Parker Gray District); amended 12/4/13 (OHAD) & 11/ 20/13 (PG)
Roof Materials Policy adopted 10/20/10 (OHAD) & 10/27/10 (PG)
Minor Architectural Elements Policy adopted 3/2/11 (OHAD) & 2/23/11 (PG)
Sign Policy adopted 9/23/2009 (OHAD) & 10/7/09 (PG); amended 10/3/12 (OHAD) & 10/24/13 (PG)
Parker-Gray Residential Reference Guide adopted 12/12/12 (PG)
Paint Color Chart