Historic Architectural Review Commission (HARC)


The Historic Architectural Review Commission (otherwise known as HARC) was created by the City Charter and oversees the preservation and conservation of the character, integrity, and appearance of the historic preservation districts, as well as for buildings individually listed in the National Register of Historic Places and buildings listed as contributing in the Historic Structure Survey of the City.

Online Permits & Applications

The City of Key West has added the ability to apply for HARC Projects and Permits, and Tree permit applications online via the eTraKiT website. You will need to create an account to login and submit your application. For payment of fees and further assistance please call Margarita Pedroza at (305) 809-3720. 

Public Comments

If you would like to make a public comment about a project, please email the comments to HARC staff. Make sure to include the property address in the subject line. Public comments should be sent by Monday, 10:00 am, the day before the HARC Commission Meeting when the item is to be heard. This is to ensure time for the HARC Commissioners to review the comments. Public comments can also be made in person at the meeting.