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Preservation New Jersey

P. O. Box 7815 | West Trenton, NJ 08628 | (609) 392-6409 | info@preservationnj.org

 

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Current Issues:

 


NJ Historic Rehabilitation Incentive- the Historic Property Reinvestment Act

The proposed NJ Historic Rehabilitation Tax Credit would encourage residential and commercial rehabilitation, downtown and neighborhood revitlization, create jobs & promote smart growth in New Jersey. 
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Keep up to date on tax credits programs in NJ and Nationwide

 


NJ Historic Trust Funding

Over two years has passed since the previous bond measure of "stop gap" fnding for the Garden State Preservation Trust, and Trust's grant funding is running dry. GSPT remains without a long-term funding source, putting the fund and its historic preservation and open space and farmland conservation activites at risk once again. The Keep It Green Campaign, representing over 160 statewide, regional, and local organizations (including Preservation New Jersey) is again advocating for long-term, stable GSPT funding of at least $200 million annually for 20 years or more. Join the campaign or donate at www.njkeepitgreen.org or on Facebook.

More info available at : http://preservationnj.wordpress.com/tag/gspt/


Resident Curatorships for State-Owned Historic Properties
A529 would open a new realm of preservation and rehabilitation opportunities for historic places on state-owned land by allowing these places to be leased at low cost to private entities in exchange for their agreement to restore or rehabilitate the place using private capital. Visit the New Jersey Legislature website to track this bill and ID the legislators that need to hear from you as this bill moves through committees.


Governor Chris Christie on Historic Preservation

PNJ presented identical questions on Historic Preservation issues to the candidates for New Jersey Governor during the 2009 election. Read Governor Chris Christie's responses. 

 

Keep Informed:


Visit the New Jersey Legislature website to keep updated on what is happening in our state and to search for your representative’s information.


For news about preservation activities in Congress, visit Preservation Action

 

Not sure who represents you? Go to the VoteSmart.org website and enter your zip code to see your statewide and national representatives.


Keep Involved:

You can support the growing preservation movement in New Jersey in many ways: