Georgians for Preservation Action (GaPA) is the statewide coordinating
council for historic preservation advocacy. Since its founding in 1987,
GaPA has advocated laws, programs, and policies that promote the
preservation of Georgia’s historic resources by mobilizing grassroots
preservationists across the state. Since 1987, The Georgia Trust has
provided staff to work with GaPA's coordinating committee to organize
efforts and produce an annual Legislative Agenda.
In addition to promoting this year's priority issue, to maintain current
state funding levels for those state and federal programs that deliver
critical preservation services in Georgia, GaPA also voted to support the
GaPA joins other Georgia groups (including The City of Cartersville, the
College of Environment and Design- University of Georgia, the Georgia
Alliance of Preservation Commissions, The Georgia Trust for Historic
Preservation, and Piedmont Preservation) in supporting this important
To read more about the Historic Preservation Fund and to stay informed
on how the President's Budget Request effects historic preservation,
follow weekly blog posts by Pat Lally, The National Trust for Historic
Preservation's Congressional Affair's Director.
To join the GaPA network and receive important email alerts, email
Kate Ryan at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Tuesday, February 2, 2010