Pennsylvania Historic Preservation

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May 22, 2017
by Hannah Harvey
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Special Announcement: Geospatial Standards for Report Submissions

Last month, we announced changes in how we would like to receive archaeological and architectural reports. These changes are designed to streamline the review process and to reduce paper copies. In addition, we are now requesting shapefiles for survey areas … Continue reading

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April 25, 2017
by Hannah Harvey
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Special Announcement: Changes for PA Archaeological Site Survey (PASS)

This spring, change is in the air for the Pennsylvania Archaeological Site Survey (PASS)! Archaeologists from the PA SHPO and State Museum of Pennsylvania have worked together to revise the PASS Site Identification Criteria and to devise new procedures for … Continue reading

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October 20, 2016
by Shelby Weaver Splain
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Special Announcement: Job Opening at the PA SHPO

Interested in working at the Pennsylvania State Historic Preservation Office?  PA SHPO has received approval to hire an Architectural Designer 2 (AD2) for the position of Tax Credit Reviewer.  PA SHPO encourages anyone with an interest in working with the … Continue reading

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October 14, 2016
by Shelby Weaver Splain
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Special Announcement! Job Opening at PA SHPO

There is an immediate opening for the following position with the Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission (PHMC):                 Historic Preservation Specialist THE POSITION: This professional position within the Pennsylvania State Historic Preservation Office (SHPO), a bureau of the Pennsylvania Historical … Continue reading