§EO22-1. (No. 15-85) [Preservation of Local Historic Resources

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Executive Orders






Chapter

022

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LIBRARIES AND HISTORY











 

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EO22-1. (No. 15-85) [Preservation of Local Historic Resources

WHEREAS, the

preparation for celebrating the Bicentennial of Vermont's admission into the

Union in 1791 provides an opportunity for state government to reaffirm its

commitment to preserve Vermont's historic resources through community

revitalization; and

WHEREAS,

historic preservation activities have strengthened the vitality and

attractiveness of Vermont communities; and

WHEREAS, the

preservation of our historic resources through community revitalization

supports state economic development by attracting visitors and new industries;

and

WHEREAS, state

government has supported community development through the location of state

activities in renovated historic structures and other existing buildings, and

through the historic preservation efforts of the Division for Historic

Preservation; and

NOW, THEREFORE,

BE IT RESOLVED that I, Madeleine M. Kunin, Governor of Vermont, direct the

Department of State Buildings to support and assist the efforts of local

officials to revitalize their communities and preserve local historic

resources.

In order to

carry out the policy set forth above the Department of State Buildings shall:

1. give priority

to locating state government activities in historic buildings and other

existing buildings when this is appropriate in regard to financial and program

requirements; and

2. support the

Vermont Community Development Program by using rehabilitated historic and other

existing buildings for state offices; and

3. coordinate

the location of state facilities with local government officials to assure that

state facilities will be located in accord with municipal policies, plans and

regulations; and

4. coordinate

the location of state facilities with the Vermont Division for Historic

Preservation.

This Executive

Order shall take effect on the date hereof.

Dated September

6, 1985.
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