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Grant available to save neglected historic buildings in W.Va.


​​The Preservation Alliance of West Virginia is accepting applications for its new Saving Historic Places Grant, designed to save certified historic buildings in rural West Virginia communities from "demolition by neglect."

According to Danielle Parker, executive director for the statewide nonprofit organization dedicated to historic preservation in the Mountain State, funding will be provided for building emergencies, building stabilization, and pre-development costs.

“The alliance created the Saving Historic Places Grant Program to provide funding to help communities save the places that matter most to them,” Parker said.

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