The Historic Commission is charged with fostering the research, development and preservation of the Village's history for current and future generations. The commission's activities include perpetuating events, actions, and distinctive characteristics of the Village which represent and reflect Algonquin's history; safeguarding the Village's historic aesthetic, cultural, and community heritage through appropriate preservation; and promoting the use of annals of history, artifacts, and memorabilia of the Village for the education of its residents. The Historic Commission also provides recommendations to the Village Board regarding Old Town District Preservation Code improvement plans.
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