Program on historic properties starts Saturday

Published Mar 7, 2018 at 4:00pm

The Oneida County History Center is offering specialized workshops March 10 and 21 in cooperation with The Mohawk Valley Association of Realtors, through a grant from the National Association of Realtors. The workshops will focus on historic districts. They are presented in cooperation with the Landmarks Society of Greater Utica and the Association’s Education Committee.

Topics will include:

  • District vs. Registry.
  • Rehabilitation Do’s and Don’ts.
  • Insurance Issues--Regular and Replacement.
  • The Work of Historic Commissions.
  • Grants and Other Financing.

Two workshops will be held at the Oneida County History Center at 1608 Genesee St., Utica. The first is at 10 a.m. on Saturday, and the second is at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, March 21. These events are free to attend, but pre-registration is requested to ensure seating. 

For reservations call the Oneida County History Center at 315-735-3642 during regular business hours, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Friday or 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. Be prepared to identify the category or categories that you fit into, such as homeowner, investor or religious/non-profit property owner. For additional information contact Betty Abel-Jellencich at 315-527-9093.