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Most Recent Legislative Updates

22 Senators Sign-on to HPF Dear Colleague Letter; Legislation Introduced to Promote Historic Preservation Education at HSIs, NC House Passes HTC Bill

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Preservation Action, Legislative Update Volume 18, Number 12, March 27, 2015 → 22 Senators Sign-on to HPF Dear Colleague Letter Thank you to everyone who contacted their Senators and helped spread the word! Thanks to those efforts, the Senate FY16 Historic Preservation Fund Dear Colleague Letter received 22 signatures! This is just 1 signature shy …

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House FY16 HPF Dear Collegue Receives 102 Co-signers- Still Time to Encourage Your Senators to Sign; Preservationists Testify on the Hill; HTC Introduced in California

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Preservation Action, Legislative Update Volume 18, Number 11, March 20, 2015 → The House FY16 HPF Dear Colleague Letter Receives 102 Co-signers! Thank you to everyone who contacted their Representative and helped spread the word! Thanks to those efforts, the FY16 Historic Preservation Fund (HPF) Dear Colleague letter received 102 co-signers! Coming just shy of …

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Encourage Your Members of Congress to Co-sign FY16 HPF Dear Colleague Letter; Preservtion50 Effort Continues; Annual ACHP Meeting; Preservation Day in Texas and other Stories From the States

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Preservation Action, Legislative Update Volume 18, Number 10, March 13, 2015 → Encourage Your Members of Congress to Sign the FY2016 HPF Dear Colleague Letter The Congressional Historic Preservation Caucus co-chairs, Reps. Michael Turner (R-OH) and Earl Blumenauer (D-OR), are leading a House FY16 Dear Colleague letter and Senators Kristen Gillibrand (D-NY) and Ben Cardin (D-MD) are leading a …

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Encourage Your Rep to Sign on to the FY16 HPF Dear Colleague Letter; Thanks for Another Great Advocacy Week; HTC Introduced in NC; Historic Preservation Threatened in NJ

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Preservation Action, Legislative Update Volume 18, Number 9, March 06, 2015 → Encourage Your Representative to Sign the FY2016 HPF Dear Colleague Letter The Congressional Historic Preservation Caucus co-chairs are leading a House FY16 Dear Colleague letter to urge appropriators to support the FY 2016 Historic Preservation Fund request, in the President’s budget. Urge your Representative to sign on to the …

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Advocacy Week Starts Monday! FY16 HPF Dear Colleague Letter; Secretary Jewell Testifies Before Congress; HTC Introduced in Oregon

Preservation Action, Legislative Update Volume 18, Number 8, February 27, 2015 → See You Next Week for Advocacy Week 2015. Online Registration Ends Today at 5pm Still time to register for Advocacy Week 2015! Online Registration will close today at 5pm. After today, you will still be able to register in person at the Fairfax Hotel. National …

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Preservation Stories

Preservation Stories: Amtrak’s Great American Stations Project

Completed Kingman train station. Photo courtesy of the City of Kingman.

Amtrak’s Great American Stations Project Approximately one-third of all Amtrak-served stations are listed on the National Register, and many are also included on state and/or local registers. The depot is one of the most visible reminders of America’s extensive railroad heritage and represents a variety of architectural styles. Train stations can ignite economic development, spur tourism and historic preservation efforts, figure into public …

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Preservation Stories: Mill No. 1, Baltimore, MD

Baltimore's Restored Mill No. 1. Image courtesy Terra Nova Ventures, LLC.

During National Historic Preservation Advocacy Week, six projects were awarded “Preservation’s Best.” Congressional Historic Preservation Caucus Co-Chairs Michael Turner and Rush Holt, along with US Senators and Members of Congress representing the project winners attended to recognize and present the award to their constituents. Through federal incentives like the historic tax credit, historic preservation drives …

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Preservation’s Best: The Warehouse Lofts, Macon, GA

Bryan Nichols, developer of the Warehouse Lofts accepting his Preservation's Best award.

During National Historic Preservation Advocacy Week, six projects were awarded “Preservation’s Best.” Congressional Historic Preservation Caucus Co-Chairs Michael Turner and Rush Holt, along with US Senators and Members of Congress representing the project winners attended to recognize and present the award to their constituents. Through federal incentives like the historic tax credit, historic preservation drives …

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