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- HPD is currently seeking an archaeology intern for Spring 2016. This is not a paid internship. Applications and CVs should be submitted to Sarah Love, Archaeology Outreach Coordinator, at email@example.com. The deadline to apply is Oct. 30, 2015.
- Our next Historic Preservation Commission Training will be in Thomasville on Nov. 5, 2015. The registration form is available here.
- We've started work on Georgia's next 5-year State Historic Preservation Plan. One of the most important aspects of developing a preservation plan is to gather public feedback. We value your input - please take a moment to fill out our short survey.
The Riverside Club-Magnolia Club in West Point, Troup County, Georgia, was listed in the National Register of Historic Places on September 14, 2015.
The City of Dalton has completed a historic resources survey of four National Register of Historic Places districts — Thornton Avenue/Murray Hill, McCarty Subdivision, Dalton Commercial, and Crown Mill.
Ashantilly, a property on Georgia Highway 99 outside of Darien, McIntosh County, Georgia, was listed in the National Register of Historic Places on August 25, 2015. The nomination was sponsored by the Ashantilly Center, Inc.
The City of Albany has completed Phase 1 of a city-wide Historic Resources Survey, which includes the Rawson Circle and Rawson Park neighborhoods in northwest Albany.
The Historic Preservation Division (HPD) of the Georgia Department of Natural Resources is pleased to announce that the City of Gray is Georgia’s 92nd Certified Local Government (CLG). The National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior, confirmed the designation on August 24, 2015.
An amended Ansley Park Historic District, located in Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia, was added to the National Register of Historic Places (NRHP) on July 27, 2015. The district was originally listed in the NRHP in 1979. This nomination expands the district north to Beverly Road and was sponsored by the Ansley Park Civic Association. .
The Historic Preservation Division (HPD) of the Georgia Department of Natural Resources is pleased to announce that the City of Hampton is Georgia’s 91st Certified Local Government (CLG). The National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior, confirmed the designation on August 17, 2015.
The Lindridge-Martin Manor Historic District in Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia, was listed in the National Register of Historic Places on July 14, 2015. The district includes four contiguous, historically related subdivisions located southeast of Interstate 85, west of Cheshire Bridge Road, and extends to streets on both the north and south sides of Lindbergh Drive.
An expanded Elberton historic district centered on the downtown square in Elbert County, has been listed in the National Register of Historic Places (NRHP).
The Elberton Commercial Historic District – with additional documentation, and a boundary increase – was added to the National Register on July 14, 2015. The district was originally listed in the National Register in 1982.
The University of Georgia (UGA) Marine Extension Service has received a $41,837 matching grant from the U.S. Department of Interior, National Park Service through the National Maritime Heritage (NMH) grant program for a film documentary project entitled Georgia’s Rich Maritime Cultural Heritage: Generational Commercial Fishing Families.The documentary will highlight the maritime cultural history of commercial fishing along the Georgia coast. The grant will be administered through the Historic Preservation Division of the Georgia Department of Natural Resources (HPD).