Preservation

2012-2013 CLG Grant Projects

Historic Preservation Commissions and Boards are encouraged to apply for grants to help carry out historic preservation activities locally. States are authorized to award 10% of their annual grant from the Historic Preservation Fund to grantees for preservation activities specified in federal laws and regulations. In 2012-2013, the South Dakota State Historic Preservation Office will pass-through $93,921 to communities for the following projects:

The Aberdeen/Brown County Landmarks Commission was awarded a $2,960 grant to supplement the costs to print their annual report and to hold an educational program or workshop, to send two commission members to the National Alliance of Preservation Commission's Forum 2012 Conference in Norfolk, Virginia, and to maintain memberships in state and national preservation organizations.

The Brookings Historic Preservation Commission was awarded a $10,502 grant to supplement memberships in state and national preservation organizations, to send one commission member to the 2012 National Trust for Historic Preservation Conference in Spokane, Washington and one commission member to the National Alliance of Preservation Commission's Forum 2012 Conference in Norfolk, Virginia, to sponsor a preservation workshop for real estate agents, to conduct a public workshop/tour, and to promote local preservation through the Mayor's Awards for 2013.

The Clay County Historic Preservation Commission was awarded a $21,200 grant to supplement the costs of memberships in state and national preservation organizations, to produce a courthouse centennial publication, to develop a QR Code project and a barns survey, and for outreach.

The Codington County Historic Preservation Commission was awarded a $921 grant to supplement the costs of a public education workshop and for memberships in state and national preservation organizations as well as for contractural services for the Preservation Commission/Historical Society joint website and telephone service.

The Huron Board of Historic Preservation was awarded a $3,918 grant to supplement the costs of memberships in state preservation organizations, for public education programs or workshops, for travel to preservation conferences, for interpretive/commemorative signage for Campbell Park Historic District, and to pruchase educational materials for a local historic preservation library.

The Lead Historic Preservation Commission was awarded a $2,000 grant to supplement the costs of architectural plans for their depot project.

The Pierre Historic Preservation Commission was awarded a $4,010 grant to supplement their QR Code project and their website, to develop and print brochures, and for training

The Rapid City Historic Preservation Commission was awarded a $24,410 grant to supplement the costs of conducting a public workshop, holding commission training, developing National Register design guidelines and a QR Code project.

The Sioux Falls Board of Preservation was awarded a $20,000 grant to supplement the costs of memberships in state preservation organizations, to produce informational brochures, a historic district survey, a downtown loft tour, marketing, awards, and training.

The Spearfish Historic Preservation Commission was awarded a $4,000 grant to supplement the cost of walking tour interpretative signage for the National Register historic district.

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