Landmarks Illinois hopes to partner
with more communities to provide additional workshops around the state. Check
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Landmarks Illinois partnered
with the historic preservation commissions of Moline (Saturday, July 14) and Normal
(Saturday, August 11) to host two
hands-on workshops. The workshops were a training opportunity for
contractors, carpenters and homeowners about wood and steel window repair and lead paint
remediation for home or business.
The workshops followed all lead
safe procedures and work methods from the National Park Service Preservation
Briefs #9-#13. Briefs online at
Topics and Speakers
Wood Window Repair Demonstrations
James Turner, Turner Restoration, wood window repair specialist
Lead Paint Remediation and
John Dreher, City of Danville
$10 members/ $15 others.
Registration includes lunch.
Since 1981 Landmarks Illinois has
hosted or co-sponsored a preservation-related conference in Illinois.
View highlights from the 2011 conference co-sponsored by the Illinois
Association of Preservation Commissions and Illinois Historic Preservation
This publication has
been financed in part with federal funds from the Dept. of the Interior,
administered by the IHPA. This program receives federal financial assistance
for identification and protection of historic properties. Under Title VI of
the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973,
and the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, as amended, the U.S. Department of
the Interior prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, national
origin, disability, or age in its federally assisted programs. If you
believe you have been discriminated against in any program, activity, or
facility and described above, or if you desire further information, please
write to: Office for Equal Opportunity, National Park Service, 1849 C.
Street N.W., Washington, DC 20240 or Equal Employment Opportunity Officer,
Illinois Historic Preservation Agency, 1 Old State Capitol Plaza,
Springfield, IL 62701.