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State official discusses financial benefits of historical preservation

By Portage County Business Council


Jim Draeger, Wisconsin state historic preservation officer and director of outreach for the Wisconsin Historical Society, discussed the financial benefits for businesses and home owners of registering historic buildings and homes with the state and federal governments and the available perks for rehabbing during a special meeting hosted by the Stevens Point Department of Community Development Wednesday, Dec. 16, in the Portage County Public Library.