RESOLUTION OF SUPPORT
FOR COVESVILLE HISTORIC DISTRICT
WHEREAS, it is the intent of the Board of Supervisors to protect Albemarle County's historic and cultural resources; and
WHEREAS, historic preservation also contributes to the community's economic vitality through heritage tourism and the cascading effect of rehabilitation projects on local employment and commerce; and
WHEREAS, a historic district designation for Covesville will further the Historic Preservation Plan objective to continue to identify and recognize the value of buildings, structures, landscapes, sites, and districts which have historical, architectural, archaeological or cultural significance;
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED that the Albemarle County Board of Supervisors does hereby support the nomination of the Covesville Historic District to the National Register of Historic Places and the Virginia Landmarks Register.
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