Minnesota's Legacy

Hokah Heritage Signs

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,400
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
City of Hokah
Start Date
December 2010
End Date
June 2011
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Houston
Houston
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
$6,400
Other Funds Leveraged
$2,075
Project Overview

Hokah city history was put on display with the installation of six historical markers in various locations throughout the city. The markers consist of narrative information and photographs of historically relevant structures. All markers are ADA height, located in high traffic areas and are enhanced, produced and presented under a silicone hardcoat panel. An unveiling ceremony was held in June, 2011.

Project Details
To enable public access through historical markers documenting the history of the City of Hokah
Project Manager
Salutation
Ms.
First Name
Barbara
Last Name
Bissen
Street Address
PO Box 503
City
Hokah
State
MN
Zip Code
55941