City of Fergus Falls Heritage Tourism Brochure

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
City of Fergus Falls
Start Date
December 2010
End Date
June 2011
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Otter Tail
Legal Citation / Subdivision
LAWS of MINNESOTA for 2009 Ch. 172, Art. 1, Subd. 4 (b), Statewide Historic and Cultural Grants
Appropriation Language

(b) Statewide Historic and Cultural Grants. (i) $2,250,000 in 2010 and $4,500,000 in 2011 are appropriated 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 grants process. The Minnesota Historical Society shall administer these funds using established grants mechanisms, and with assistance from the advisory committee created herein.

2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000
Other Funds Leveraged
$1,260
Project Overview

The Fergus Falls Heritage Preservation commission, in cooperation with the Otter Tail County Historical Society, produced a brochure with the help of a qualified historian. The brochure consists of photographs, descriptions and maps to locate historically significant buildings and homes in the city. It was designed for use as a self-guided tour of the city's historical and architectural landmarks. The 40-page brochure is available through the Otter Tail County Historical Society, the Fergus Falls Heritage Preservation Commission and the Fergus Falls Convention and Visitors Bureau.

Project Details
To hire a qualified historian to research and assemble materials preparatory to a heritage tourism brochure
Project Manager
Salutation
Mr.
First Name
Gordon
Last Name
Hydukovich
Street Address
112 Washington Ave. W.
City
Fergus Falls
State
MN
Zip Code
56537