FREE Tourism Workshops in Ontario and Roseburg
The workshop, Succeeding with Heritage Tourism: Market Information, Resources and Ideas for Attracting More Visitors through Creative Collaboration, will be offered to help regional organizations better engage tourists. Register
Ontario - June 7, 8:30-12:30, Four Rivers Cultural Center
Roseburg - June 15, 8:30-12:30, Jasmine's Events Center
The workshops are supported by the Oregon Cultural Trust, Revitalize Ontario!, Four Rivers Cultural Center, Roseburg Downtown Association and the City of Roseburg.
Oregon Main Street Grants Awarded
27 grants were awarded to Oregon Main Street Network organizations around the state for building projects that encourage economic revitalization. Check out the news release, list of projects and photos!
Heritage boards to meet in June
The Oregon Heritage Commission and Oregon Commission on Historic Cemeteries will meet via conference call on June 5. The primary discussion will be the approval of grant award recommendations. The State Advisory Committee on Historic Preservation will meet June 15-16 in Redmond.The Committee will discuss National Register nominations and grant award recommendations.
Preservation Plan Survey
Oregon Heritage and the State Historic Preservation Office request public input for the 2017-2022 Preservation Plan (Take the survey)
. This is an opportunity to identify how the office's resources should be allocated for future preservation efforts. A series of public meetings will be held in February and April to gather input for the plan. Check the calendar
Heritage Works! Case Studies Available
How do those great heritage projects get done exactly? We're sharing the secrets of success from several organizations with our Heritage Works! case studies.
Oregon Heritage All-Star Community
Do you think your community thrives on its heritage assets? The Oregon Heritage All-Star Community designation is a way to recognize those communities that make the most of their heritage resources.
Heritage impacts numerous in state
Heritage positively impacts every Oregonian and every Oregon community, from the economy to education to food.
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