How to Apply
Please submit applications to the State Historic Preservation Office of Iowa. Please refer to the Online Application Guide for guidance.
- Part 1 presents information about the significance and appearance of the building.
- Part 2 describes the condition of the building and the planned rehabilitation work. The proposed work will be evaluated based upon the Secretary of the Interior’s Standards for Rehabilitation — a set of 10 rules of practice.
- Part 3 of the application is submitted after the project is complete and documents that the work was completed as proposed. National Park Service approval of the Part 3 certifies that the project meets the Standards and is a certified rehabilitation.
More detailed information about this process is available from the National Park Service.