The Mid-Atlantic Regional Center for the Humanities’ (MARCH) Public History Boot Camp will sponsor a one-day workshop on Saturday, March 10th, about “Preservation in Practice: A Primer for Historic Preservation Commissions and Planners.” Open to all preservationists, but particularly aimed at those serving on a local commission as well as being relevant for planning and zoning board members and elected officials, the course provides an in-depth examinations of current topics and issues relevant to integrating preservation into community planning and zoning.  Focus will be on legal parameters for implementing a commission, conducting an effective public meeting, and understanding and implementing tools to foster good preservation at the local level. 

This course is from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. at the Rutgers EcoComplex in Bordentown, New Jersey.  Registration is required and there is a $75.00 fee.  This course is available for .7 CEUs, 20 AIA LU credits, 20 AICP CM credits, and 3.5 AICP Law credits.