38 restoration grants awarded; state program gives $2.5M to courthouses, historic properties
Grants awarded Arkansas Historic Preservation Program
By Bill Bowden
The Arkansas Historic Preservation Program will award 38 grants totalling about $2.5 million for preservation and restoration, according to a news release.
The projects include everything from restoration of a courthouse clock tower in Camden to roof repair on the historic home of prominent contractor and philanthropist John Lee Webb in Hot Springs.
Sixteen of the grants are for courthouse work. The other 22 are for restoration and preservation of other historic resources. READ MORE.