Want to learn more about the State Register of Historic Places? Should your home be on the list? A press release from the town is announcing a workshop that could answer those questions:
First Selectman Mike Tetreau announced today that the Connecticut Department of Economic and Community Development’s State Historic Preservation Office is holding a public workshop about the State Register of Historic Places on Friday, June 26, 2015 from 1 pm to 3 pm at the State Historic Preservation Office, One Constitution Plaza, 2nd Floor, Hartford.
Topics will include information about what the State Register is, how to prepare a State Register nomination form, and potential financial incentives.
All members of the public are welcome including property owners, particularly owners of historic homes who may be interested in applying for the historic homes tax credit program, as well as historic preservation professionals, municipal representatives and community groups.
If anyone is interested in attending, please register by contacting Jenny Scofield, National Register and State Register Coordinator, at 860.256.2766 or email@example.com.
The photo shows First Selectman Mike Tetreau and Historic District Commission member Phoebe Kaylor standing on Beach Road which features some of the most historic homes in Fairfield.