Evaluation of Building Mechanical System (HVAC)

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,750
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
Pope County Historical Society
Start Date
August 2010
End Date
February 2011
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Pope
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
$6,750
Other Funds Leveraged
$108
Project Overview

The Pope County Historical Society hired experienced an HVAC engineer, to conduct an evaluation of their mechanical system.  This included three site visits to document current conditions through interviews, photos and temperature/humidity dataloggers placed throughout the museum.   With this information, they prepared a written analysis including recommendations to improve the HVAC system toward current museum standards.

Project Details
To hire a qualified and experienced HVAC engineer to evaluate current system preparatory to better control of the Pope County Museum environment
Project Manager
Salutation
Mr.
First Name
Merlin
Last Name
Peterson
Street Address
809 South Lakeshore Drive
City
Glenwood
State
MN
Zip Code
56334