WASHINGTON COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY (Washington County, Utah)
CERTIFIED LOCAL GOVERNMENTS (CLGs)
A Certified Local Government (CLG) is a city or county that has been "certified"
as eligible to apply for federal grants for historic preservation through the
State Historic Preservation Office (SHPO).
By becoming a CLG, a local government can gain tools and resources to help historic buildings become a more vital part of the community's social and economic fabric.
To become a CLG, a local government must pass an approved historic preservation ordinance and appoint a historic preservation commission.
The following Certified Local Governments have been established in Washington County:
Washington County could become a CLG which would give CLG benefits to the remaining areas of the county.
REFERENCESNational Certified Local Government Programs
Helpful information from the Utah Department of Heritage and Arts:
Certified Local Governments (CLGs)
SHPO Certified Local Government Program
Become a Certified Local Government
Grants for Certified Local Governments
Database of Certified Local Governments (select Washington County)