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2018 SPG State Announces $4.6 million in Capital Grants for Arts, Culture, Heritage, and Public Historic Sites
The Newport Art Museum, Newport's longtime artistic hub, hosted the State’s announcement of the latest State Cultural Facilities Grant and State Preservation Grant recipients. The State has awarded close to $4.6 million for capital preservation work at 33 museums, cultural art centers, and public historic sites around the state. Together, the projects represent $22,453,724 worth of construction activity. The awards include 20 State Preservation Grants administered by the R.I. Historical Preservation & Heritage Commission. (1/9/17) press release