Kandiyohi County Fair Old Settlers’ Cabin Rehabilitation II

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Kandiyohi County Agricultural Society
Recipient Type
Non-Profit Business/Entity
Start Date
March 2013
End Date
July 2013
Counties Affected
Project Overview

To offer fairgoers an opportunity to celebrate local history and culture. The Kandiyohi County Fair has rehabilitated the Old Settlers’ Cabin on the fair grounds. The Old Settlers’ Building was built in 1926 and will be used as memorial hall on the fair grounds. It was used as a gathering place for old settlers and will now be a place to house relics of earlier days.

Competitive Grant Making Body
Conflict of Interest Disclosed
Legal Citation / Subdivision
Laws of MN, Article 4, Section 10
Appropriation Language

These amounts are appropriated to the commissioner of agriculture for grants to county agricultural societies to enhance arts access and education and to preserve and promote Minnesota's history and cultural heritage as embodied in its county fairs. The grants shall be in addition to the aid distributed to county agricultural societies under Minnesota Statutes, section 38.02. The commissioner shall award grants as follows: (1) $700,000 each year distributed in equal amounts to each of the state's county fairs to enhance arts access and education and to preserve and promote Minnesota's history and cultural heritage2, Subdivision 10.

2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
Recipient Board Members
Darrell Fostervold, Brent Akerson, Chad Lien, Cheryl Johnson, Sue Ahrenholz, Brent Akerson, Mike Witt, Marvin Sandvig, Amanda Lundgren, Chad Lien, Gwen Krebsbach, Rollie Boll, Robert Moeller, Denny Baker, Kyle Sietsema, Darrell Fostervold, Dale Anderson, Bob Schueler
Project Manager
First Name
Last Name
Organization Name
Kandiyohi County Agricultural Society
Administered By
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625 Robert Street North
St. Paul, MN 55155

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