Episcopal Church of the Transfiguration: Foundation Restoration

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$71,725
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
City of Belle Plaine
Start Date
July 2010
End Date
January 2011
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Scott
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
$71,725
Other Funds Leveraged
$3,000
Project Overview
The restoration of the Episcopal Church of the Transfiguration restored the building to a condition that is suitable for occupancy and prevented the building from becoming unsafe thus requiring it to be demolished. The largest portion of the restoration involved repairs to the foundation. The Episocopal Church of the Transfiguration, listed on the National Register of Historic Places, and located in a city park.

 

Project Details
To stabilize the structure through foundation and exterior repairs on the Episocopal Church of the Transfiguration, listed on the National Register of Historic Places, and located in a city park.
Project Manager
Salutation
Mr.
First Name
Andy
Last Name
Villella
Street Address
218 N. Meridian St
City
Belle Plaine
State
MN
Zip Code
56011