Historic Preservation Training at the 2013 Preserve Minnesota Conference

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,624
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
City of Lanesboro
Recipient Type
Local/Regional Government
Status
In Progress
Start Date
September 2013
End Date
September 2014
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Statewide
Fillmore
Legal Citation / Subdivision
Laws of Minnesota for 2011 Chapter 6, Article 4, Subdivision 5, Statewide Historic and Cultural Grants.
Appropriation Language

Statewide Historic and Cultural Grants. $5,250,000 the first year and $5,250,000 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.

2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,624
Other Funds Leveraged
$732
Direct expenses
$7,356
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

The short-term targets were achieved through both the presentation of the awards and attendance of the 2013 Preserve Minnesota Conference. As an example of the intermediate target, the Lanesboro HPC will be expanding their historic district by adding four additional buildings of historic significance in the near future. A portion of the long-term target has been met with the availability of recordings from the conference sessions.

Short-Term: Positive reinforcement of good historic preservation behavior. Presentation of the first Lanesboro Historic Preservation Award

Short-Term: Educate, Educate, Educate Attract 175 to 200 preservation

advocates to Preserve Minnesota

Long-Term: Conferees will apply the knowledge gained at the conference to preserve Minnesota's historical environment for future

generations. More that 97% of current listings in the National Register of Historic Places will remain in 10 years.

Long-Term: Provide education and tools for future generations work in historic preservation. An increase in the number of historic rehabilitation projects taking place.

Intermediate: Positive reinforcement of the value of a local heritage preservation commission and the designation/expansion of preservations districts throughout the State of Minnesota. An increase in the number of heritage preservation commissions and the designation/expansion of active preservation districts in the State of Minnesota.

Recipient Board Members
Mayor Steve Rahn and Council Members Tom Dybing, Keith Eide, Ceil Allen and Tom Smith
Project Overview
To provide supplemental training opportunities at the 2013 Preserve Minnesota conference.
Project Manager
First Name
Dave
Last Name
Huisenga
Organization Name
City of Lanesboro
Street Address
PO Box 333
City
Lanesboro
State
MN
Zip Code
55949
Competitive Grant Making Body
Board Members and Qualifications
Minnesota Historical Society Governing Board: William R. Stoeri, President Missy S. Thompson, Vice President Ruth Huss, Vice President D. Stephen Elliott, Secretary Dean M. Nelson, Treasurer Suzanne Blue Brenda J. Child Robert Bruininks Judith S. Corson D. Stephen Elliott Phyllis Rawls Goff William D. Green David R. Hakensen Ruth S. Huss Martha Kaemmer Dennis L. Lamkin David M. Larson Charles Mahar Dean M. Nelson Elizabeth M. Nordlie Dennis Nguyen Peter R. Reis Hussein Samatar Simon Stevens Susan Kenny Stevens William R. Stoeri Karen Wilson Thissen Missy Staples Thompson Eleanor Winston Ex-Officio: Mark Dayton, Governor Yvonne Prattner Solon Lieutenant Governor Mark Ritchie, Secretary of State Lori Swanson, Attorney General Rebecca Otto, State Auditor
Advisory Group Members and Qualifications
Historic Resources Advisory Committee Mark Peterson, Winona (Chair) - Executive Director, Winona County Historical Society - Governor's appointee to Minnesota Sesquicentennial and Minnesota Humanities Commissions - Qualified in history, historic preservation and history museum administration Leanne Brown, Eden Prairie - Director of Development, Carver County Library/Library Foundation - Formerly, Executive Director, Carver County Historical Society - Qualified in history, project management and museum studies Jack Byers, Minneapolis - Manager, Minneapolis Community Planning and Economic Development Department (CPED) - Manages CPED's Preservation and Design Section - Qualified in historic preservation, architecture, urban geography and planning Tamara Edevold, Bagley - Executive Director, Clearwater County Historical Society - Active in Minnesota's Historic Northwest, regional historical organization - Qualified in history, archaeology, anthropology and history museum administration Ram Gada, Eden Prairie - Engineer - Active in the documentation of Minnesota's East Indian community - State Historical Records Advisory Board (SHRAB), former member - Qualified in engineering, energy consulting and grants administration William Latady, Tower - Bois Forte Deputy Tribal Historic Preservation Officer - Curator, Bois Forte Heritage Museum - Qualified in archaeology, anthropology, historic preservation and history museum administration Benjamin Vander Kooi, Luverne - Attorney practicing as Vander Kooi Law Offices, P.A., in Luverne, MN - Active in Vote Yes! Campaign - Past chair, MN State Arts Board - Advisor, National Trust for Historic Preservation - Qualified in historic preservation, nonprofit and grants administration Brenda Child, Minneapolis - Chair, Department of American Indian Studies, University of Minnesota - Enrolled member, Red Lake Nation - Qualified in history, American Studies and American Indian Studies Nicole Foss, Bemidji - Executive Director, Beltrami County Historical Society, Bemidji, MN - Qualified in anthropology, historical archaeology, library and museum fields Kris Kiesling, Roseville - Director of Archives and Special Collections at University of MN Libraries - State Historical Records Advisory Board (SHRAB) member - Qualified in library and archives, digital services and history Jan Louwagie, Marshall - Coordinator, Southwest Minnesota Regional Research Center, Southwest Minnesota State University - Founding member of Society for the Study of Local and Regional History - Former member of State Historical Records Advisory Board (SHRAB) - Qualified in history and archival administration Ann Meline, Saint Cloud - Deputy Director, Stearns History Museum, St. Cloud - Formerly Assistant Director/Public Programs managing Exhibits, Collections and Education Departments - Former grant reviewer for Institute of Museum and Library Services - Qualified in history, nonprofit and museum administration Peter Reis, White Bear Lake - President, White Bear Lake Area Historical Society - Chair, Minnesota Historical Society's Grants Review Committee - Qualified in history and nonprofit and grants administration William Stoeri, Minneapolis - Ex-officio member (president of the MHS Board) Missy Staples Thompson, Saint Paul - Ex-officio member (treasurer of the MHS Board)