Hidden Gems of Jefferson City May Receive Recognition

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JEFFERSON CITY- Jefferson City's Historic Preservation Commission is accepting nominations for local landmark designation through March 23. Applications are available on the city's website. Current winners can also be found on the website.

Properties selected for local landmark designation are eligible to receive a plaque and will be recognized in the city's preservation month activities scheduled for May. This year's theme is "Discover Jefferson City's Hidden Gems."

The Missouri Certified Local Government Program offers the potential for providing the best protection that can be devised for the enjoyment, appreciation and preservation of our community's cultural resources. Recognition and preservation of our community's cultural resources can enhance residential and commercial property values, encourage neighborhood conservation, instill civic pride, and promote the community's attraction to visitors, tourists, industry and future employers.