What: What is a Preservation Ordinance and what can it do for you?
When: October 18th at 7:30pm
Where: Smyrna City Hall, 2800 King Street, Smyrna, GA 30080
Speakers: Leigh Burns, Preservation Planner and Certified Local Government Coordinator, Historic Preservation Division, Georgia Department of Natural Resources and Mandy Elliott, Historic Preservation Planner, Cobb County.
Description: Do you know what a preservation ordinance is or what it can do for you? If not, this is the program for you! Leigh Burns, from the State Historic Preservation Office, will discuss preservation ordinance basics - what it does, what it does not do, how it can benefit a city, and the parts and pieces of a typical ordinance. Mandy Elliott, from Cobb County, will discuss how Cobb County has used their preservation ordinance as an example. A question and answer period will follow.
This program is sponsored by The Smyrna Historical & Genealogical Society. SHAGS operates the Smyrna Museum at 2861 Atlanta Rd. See www.smyrnahistory.org for Museum volunteer opportunities and membership.