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New Tax Credit Applications

All new tax credit applications are on hold as of March 17, 2020, until further notice from the Technical Preservation Services, National Park Service, due to COVID-19. Should you have any questions, please contact Lynda Ozan at 405/522-4484 or lozan@okhistory.org.

Historic Preservation Review Committee Meeting

The regularly scheduled meeting of the Historic Preservation Review Committee for April 16, 2020, has been cancelled due to the ongoing threat of COVID-19. Should you have any questions, please contact Lynda Ozan at 405/522-4484 or lozan@okhistory.org.

Request for Proposals

The SHPO, OK Historical Society, requests proposals for FY 2020 survey and planning projects. Funding is from the US Department of the Interior's Historic Preservation Fund. $175,000 has been budgeted for these activities. Successful applicants for these projects will be the SHPO's subgrantees and must provide the nonfederal-matching share. SHPO reserves the right to not award these projects.

Project Titles:
Statewide Outreach Program; Update of the National Register Nomination for Edwards Store, Latimer County; Archeological Survey within Cimarron River Valley, Beaver County; Geoarcheology Investigations along the Little Beaver Creek Drainage, Kay County; and Archeological Survey of 19th and 20th Century Wichita Camp Sites and Dance Grounds along Camp Creek and Sugar Creek, Caddo County

Additionally, the SHPO requests proposals for two no-match-required survey projects.

Project Titles:
Thematic Survey of Route 66 Resources in Oklahoma County and Architectural/Historic Survey of Downtown Yukon in Canadian County

All project work must conform to the Sec. of the Interior's Standards and Guidelines for Archeology and Historic Preservation. RFPs will be available March 1 at http://www.okhistory.org/shpo/rfp.htm or by submitting a written request by title to: Lynda Ozan, SHPO, OK Historical Society, 800 Nazih Zuhdi Drive, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73105, or by email at lozan@okhistory.org. Proposals are due by 5:00 p.m., April 10, 2020.