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Dear Colleague:

By now, you should have received an invitation to attend a Historic Preservation Month lunch briefing at noon on Monday, May 20 in Longworth 1539.

Attendees will receive an introduction to federal historic preservation programs, discuss the recent changes to the historic tax credit, and be provided an opportunity to schedule a visit to a historic site in your district. Panelists include:

  • Russ Carnahan, Preservation Action
  • Merrill Hoopengardner, Historic Tax Credit Coalition
  • Erik Hein, National Conference of State Historic Preservation Officers
  • Tom Cassidy, National Trust for Historic Preservation

Special programs and events celebrating Preservation Month are happening across the country throughout the month of May. You can learn about one happening in your district by contacting and your state, tribal, and local historic preservation organizations
or your State or Tribal Historic Preservation Office. These events will tell the success story of historic preservation and the positive impact of the Historic Preservation Fund and the Federal Historic Tax Credit.

To RSVP, please contact or



Earl Blumenauer Michael R. Turner
Member of Congress Member of Congress
Co-Chair, Historic Preservation Caucus Co-Chair, Historic Preservation Caucus
Related Legislative Issues

Selected legislative information: Appropriations, Civil Rights, Environment, Natural Resources, Taxes

Related Event Information

Event Title: LUNCH BRIEFING: Historic Preservation Month
Event Location: Longworth 1539
Event Start: 5/20/2019 12:00:00 PM
Event End: 5/20/2019 1:00:00 PM

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