What is historic preservation?

For structures or landmarks deemed significant to the City's architecture and history, historic preservation encompasses a wide range of activities such as:

  • Adaptive re-use
  • Documentation
  • Identification
  • Land acquisition
  • Maintenance
  • Protection
  • Restoration

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1. What makes a property historically significant?
2. What is historic preservation?
3. Who designates a structure or site as historic?
4. What are the benefits of National Historic Designation?
5. What are the benefits of the State of Florida (Division of Historic Resources) Historic Designation?
6. What are the benefits of Local Historic Designation?
7. Does historic preservation in the City of Stuart dictate what I can do with my property?