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Certified Local Government Program

Local Partnerships Preserving Historic Properties Through Legislation, Surveys, Planning and Design Review


Certified Local Governments in Ohio

Certified Local Governments range from small villages to major urban centers. View a list of all Certified Local Governments with links to community web pages and CLG contact persons.

Certified Local Government Grants

Once certified, Certified Local Governments may compete annually for grants to help carry out a wide range of historic preservation activities. Learn about eligibility requirements and the annual grant cycle.

Local Historic Preservation Ordinances

View sample language for a Local Historic Preservation Enabling Ordinance online or click here to download a copy of the sample language in .pdf format.

Certified Local Governments E-Newsletter

View copies of the periodic newsletter produced by the State Historic Preservation Office targeted to Ohio Certified Local Government communities.