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Connecticut Preservation Action

“Connecticut should do more to support applicants for federal funding and tax credits. It should expand the affordable housing bonus in its Historic Preservation Tax Credit program – a program that creates jobs and preserves our historical assets by encouraging rehabilitation of old buildings. . . . State tax credits to support affordable housing and rehabilitation of historic properties have been tightly limited. We can and must do better.”
—Governor-Elect Daniel Malloy’s website

Connecticut Preservation Action appreciates Governor Elect Malloy's resounding support for a key preservation program and would like to share an idea which they think would expand its reach, while not adding to the state budget. They recommend eliminating the restrictions on use of a “certified historic structure,” both before and after the rehabilitation.

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