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Any community in Kentucky can become a CLG. A local unit of government that wishes to become a CLG follows a certification process through which it works with SHPO to outline a plan for achieving its preservation goals. Once certified as a CLG, the community gains access to program benefits.
Review the Kentucky CLG Manual for a full discussion of the program, benefits, and requirements for participating communities.
The National Historic Preservation Act [NHPA] and the State of Kentucky require a local government seeking certification to meet five broad standards: