Certified Local Government

The Certified Local Government (CLG) Program is a local, state, and federal government partnership for historic preservation. It is designed to help cities and counties develop high standards of preservation to protect a wide range of important historic properties—from ornate courthouses to working-class neighborhoods. Local governments that participate in the CLG Program act independently to develop and maintain a successful preservation program. The Texas Historical Commission administers the program at the state level and the National Park Service is the responsible federal agency.



Number of CLG Communities in Texas

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Special Call!- Now Closed

THC staff is currently reviewing application for the downtown online inventory (DOI) project

FY 2016 CLG Grant Application- Now Closed

Staff is currently reviewing 2016 CLG grant applications.