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The Windover Inn at 40 Old Hickory Street has applied for inclusion on the National Register of Historic Places.  The public is invited to review the nomination materials at the Town of Waynesville’s Development Services Office located at 9 South Main Street.  Materials are also available by clicking HERE. 

The Town of Waynesville Historic Commission will hold public comment and consider a resolution of support for the nomination at their regularly scheduled meeting on October 4, 2017, at 2:00pm at the Municipal Building at 16 South Main Street in Waynesville.  Comments or questions on the nomination may be submitted prior to the meeting to Planning Director Elizabeth Teague at, (828) 456-2004.

The National Register of Historic Places is the nation's official list of the “Nation’s historic places worthy of preservation.”  It includes buildings, structures, objects, sites, and districts worthy of preservation for their significance in American history, architecture, archaeology, and culture. The National Register was established by the National Historic Preservation Act of 1966 and is managed by the National Park Service.

 The Town of Waynesville’s Historic Preservation Commission is a board of volunteers who are appointed by the Waynesville Aldermen and tasked with identifying and preserving the historic resources of Waynesville. It is recognized as a “Certified Local Government Program” of the state and federal historic preservation offices and authorized to review and collect public comment on applications to the National Register.  


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