Pres. Trump Signs Executive Order to Review National Monument Designations; $32.6 Million in HPF Grants Announced; Celebrate Preservation Month this May; Office Available in Heurich House; and Stories From the States

Preservation Action, Legislative Update Volume 20, Number 13, April 28, 2017 → President Trump Signs Executive Order Requiring Review of National Monument Designations Since 1996 This week, President Trump signed an executive order calling for the Department of Interior to review the size and scope all National Monument designations, of over 100,000 acres or “made …

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Appropriations Update: House Subcommittee Releases FY16 Interior Appropriations Draft; NPS Grant Applications Due; Historic Tax Credit Threatened in Ohio

Preservation Action, Legislative Update Volume 18, Number 23, June 12, 2015 → Appropriations Update: House Subcommittee Markup of FY16 Interior and Environment Appropriations Bill This week the House Appropriations Interior Subcommittee released the subcommittee draft of the FY16 Interior and Environment Appropriations Bill. This bill funds the National Park Service and the Historic Preservation Fund …

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Gillibrand Calls for Barge Canal to be Added to National Register; Sec. Jewell Celebrates Anniversary of Conservation Bills; CA Senate Passes HTC; NC May Revisit HTC’s

Preservation Action, Legislative Update Volume 17, Number 32, September 5, 2014 → Sen. Gillibrand Calls for Barge Canal to be Listed on National Register Sen. Kristen Gillibrand (D-NY) wrote a letter to the National Park Service urging them to add the Barge Canal to the National Register of Historic Places. The Barge Canal expands over …

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Historic Preservation Appropriations; Update on Section 4(f); ACHP Report on Post Office Reuse; Penn’s State HTC Opens

Preservation Action, Legislative Update Volume 17, Number 16, April 18, 2014 → Connect with Your Member of Congress in the District on Historic Preservation Appropriations This is a Congressional in-District work period, but staff in Washington continue to work on appropriations bills. Congress has heard testimony from the administration. Secretary Jewell testified before the House …

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Action in Indy: Our Recap of the National Preservation Conference

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The National Preservation Conference is an annual reminder of how proud Preservation Action is to have great members, partners and supporters that support our year-round advocacy on behalf of grassroots preservationists nationwide. Lead in photo of the Indiana State Capital by Dana Saylor, historian at Old Time Roots, and Preservation Action Foundation volunteer. For a week …

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