Landmark Designation Benefits

Benefits


Rock Island Landmark designation provides protection through the Certificate of Appropriateness process to the exterior architectural features of a structure. Other benefits can include:
  1. Retention of historic Rock Island structures
  2. Eligibility for the Property Tax Assessment Freeze Program offered by the Illinois Historic Preservation Agency.
  3. Increased awareness of historic properties
  4. Pride and interest in your structure by the community
  5. Increased tourism potential

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