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The Texas Historical Commission may receive up to $12.3 million in federal funding to assist in addressing the impacts of Hurricane Harvey on significant historic properties. The agency is preparing an application to the National Park Service to secure these funds. The THC would like to hear from you regarding how funding for historic preservation can further your… More »
Join us in San Antonio on May 17, 2018 as we partner with the San Antonio Conservation Society and Villa Finale: Museum & Gardens for an evening with William J. Cook, Associate General Counsel for the National Trust for Historic Preservation. Mr. Cook will give a talk entitled Using the Law to Protect Historic Places and… More »
Application deadline: Friday, April 13, 2018. Details below. PROGRAM COORDINATOR Job Summary The Program Coordinator is a full-time position supervised by the Executive Director. The position supports the development and delivery of membership, advocacy and educational programs offered by Preservation Texas. The Program Coordinator is based in the organization’s administrative office in Austin, with… More »
We are pleased to share with you a report on some of our programs and activities in 2017. We thank you for your support and wish you a Happy New Year.
We are grateful for the charitable support of preservation-minded friends to sustain us. To make a year-end donation in support of our 2017 Annual Fund, you may do so by following this link. In 2018, our Preservation Summit in Brownsville (February), regional meetings in Nacogdoches (August) and Big Spring (November), and ongoing projects at Bassett… More »
We are asking you to share your support for the Historic Tax Credit. It allows 20% of the eligible costs of rehabilitating a historic building listed on the National Register to be applied as a credit against federal income taxes. The HTC has been in place permanently since 1986 and since 2002 has created over 16,000… More »
Preservation Texas is accepting nominations for its 2018 Honor Awards. Preservation Texas Honor Awards recognize exemplary preservation, restoration, rehabilitation and reconstruction projects that adhere to the Secretary of the Interior’s Standards. Honor Award-winning projects will be recognized at the 2018 Preservation Texas Summit in historic downtown Brownsville on Tuesday evening, February 27, 2018, as well as… More »