FRANKFORT, Ky. --
Gov. Steve Beshear says 13 projects have been selected
to share a total of $90,000 in grants from the Kentucky
The federal survey
and planning grants were reviewed using priorities
established by the National Park Service and the
heritage council. Thirty-one applications were received
requesting a total of $252,000.
recipients include the cities of Frankfort and Guthrie,
London Downtown Inc. and the University of Kentucky
Department of Landscape Architecture.
Frankfort received $8,715 to hire a
consultant to complete an historic sites survey focusing
on 175 properties; Guthrie received $5,000 to survey
downtown properties; and London Downtown Inc. was given
$4,500 to survey a group of 19th and early 20th century