Urge Your Members of Congress to Sign-on to HPF Dear Colleague Letter; President Trump Releases Budget Blueprint; Thanks For a Great Advocacy Week!; and Stories From Around the States

Congressman Paul Tonko (D-NY) Speaking at the Preservation's Best Awards and Reception

Preservation Action, Legislative Update Volume 20, Number 08, March 24, 2017 → Urge Your Members of Congress to Sign-on to the FY18 HPF Dear Colleague Letter Congress is currently determining funding levels for the remainder of Fiscal Year 2017 and starting the process for FY18 for historic preservation. They need to hear from you right now. It …

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Senate Subcommittee Releases Interior Appropriations Bill; Senate Hearing on Leveraging Natural Resources; Historic Preservation on Ballot in NJ

Preservation Action, Legislative Update Volume 17, Number 29, August 08, 2014 → Senate Interior Appropriations Subcommittee Releases FY 2015 Bill The Senate Interior Appropriations Subcommittee released their FY 2015 Interior Appropriations Bill. The bill includes $66.41 million for the Historic Preservation Fund (HPF), a $10 million increase over 2014 enacted levels and the requested amount …

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Legislation to Reauthorize Erie Canalway Heritage Corridor; Maritime History Grants Available; Pennsylvania’s HTC Restored; MHPN Detriot: Vacant not Blighted Video

Preservation Action, Legislative Update Volume 17, Number 25, July 03, 2014 → New York Congressional Members Announce Legislation to Reauthorize the Erie Canalway National Heritage Corridor Sen. Kristen Gillibrand (D-NY) and Rep. Brian Higgins (D-NY) announced introduction of the Erie Canalway National Heritage Corridor Act. This bill would extend the canalway’s authorization for the next 15 …

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President Nominates REI CEO as New Interior Secretary; National Heritage Area Program Legislation Reintroduced

Preservation Action, Legislative Update Volume 16, Number 6 – February 8, 2013 President Nominates REI CEO as New Secretary of Interior President Obama announced on Wednesday that he is nominating Sally Jewell, the CEO of outdoor equipment company REI, to serve as the next Secretary of the Interior. Jewell, who will be the 2nd woman …

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Senate Appropriators Release Draft Interior Spending Bill; Authorization For Twelve Heritage Areas Set to Expire

Preservation Action, Legislative Update Volume 15, Number 43 – September 28, 2012 Senate Appropriators Unveil Draft Interior Spending Bill After the full Senate finally passed this week the six-month Continuing Resolution (CR) for FY 2012, extending current funding levels through March of 2013, Senate appropriators unveiled their draft spending bill for the Department of the …

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