If you own a historic barn, the state of Washington would like to help you keep that heritage location. The Washington State Department of Archaeology & Historic Preservation is now accepting applications for funding through the Heritage Barn Rehabilitation Grant Program. This is part of the state’s Heritage Barn Preservation Initiative which was established in 2007. The grant program assists with rehabilitation projects to stabilize and preserve designated Heritage Barns across the state. Since the program’s inception, Heritage Barn Grant funding has provided assistance to 83 Heritage Barns throughout Washington.
The deadline to apply is September 27th
The state will also host workshops were you can learn more about heritage barns.
local stops include:
Monday, September 23: Ellensburg
6-7pm – Historic Cemetery Grants
7-8pm – Heritage Barn Grants
Kittitas Valley Event Center – Armory Building A
901 E. 7th Avenue
Ellensburg, WA 98926
For more information on applying and list of all workshop locations: https://dahp.wa.gov/historic-registers/heritage-barn-register/heritage-barn-grants