Accessibility Assessment of Elysian Site

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Le Sueur County Historical Society
Recipient Type
Non-Profit Business/Entity
In Progress
Start Date
June 2019
End Date
June 2020
Activity Type
Counties Affected
Le Sueur
Le Sueur
Project Details

To hire qualified consultants to conduct an Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) assessment at the Elysian School, located in Elysian, MN and used as a museum for the Le Sueur County Historical Society.

Competitive Grant Making Body
Board Members and Qualifications
Advisory Group Members and Qualifications
Conflict of Interest Disclosed
Legal Citation / Subdivision
MN Laws 2017 Chapter 91, Article 4, Section 2, Subdivision 4 Historical Grants and Programs
Appropriation Language

$4,500,000 the first year and $6,500,000 the second year are for history programs and projects operated or conducted by or through local, county, regional, or other historical or cultural organizations or for activities to preserve significant historic and cultural resources. Funds are to be distributed through a competitive grant process. The Minnesota Historical Society must administer these funds using established grant mechanisms, with assistance from the advisory committee created under Laws 2009, chapter 172, article 4, section 2, subdivision 4, paragraph (b), item (ii).

2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
Other Funds Leveraged
Direct expenses
Administration costs
Number of full time equivalents funded
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

Available upon request.

Measurable Outcome(s)

The Grantee read and signed the Assurances for the Agreement of the grant awarded from MHS.
The Grantee vetted the architectural firm for this project following the guidelines with MHS for target completion.
The Grantee worked collaboratively with the contracting firm and MHS on the final report.
The Grantee worked with the budget awarded in the grant and duly reported all expenditures.
The Grantee maintained records of fiscal responsibility and the grant milestones to be reported.
The Grantee continued to uphold the work on the grant as modeled and exemplified by the grantor, MHS.

The targets of the grant were met and exemplified with the cooperation and collaboration of the firm completing the report, the grantee, and the partnering MHS representative.

Source of Additional Funds

Available upon request,

Recipient Board Members
President Jenifer Morsching, Treasurer Evelyn Fierst, Secretary Donna Morsching
Project Manager
First Name
Last Name
Organization Name
Le Sueur County Historical Society
Street Address
PO Box 123
Le Center
Zip Code
(507) 521-0450
Administered By
Administered by

345 W. Kellogg Blvd.
St. Paul, MN 55155