Owen Historical Preservation Committee

 

CITY OF OWEN

HISTORIC PRESERVATION COMMITTEE

WEDNESDAY,  May 26, 2021 @ 6:30 PM

AT  Old Owen City Hall, 219 N. Pine St.

                                    AGENDA:      Call the meeting to order

                                                            Roll Call

                                                            Introductions

                                                            Goals and Objectives

                                                            City owned Historical Buildings

                                                                        Old City Hall, 219 N. Pine St.

                                                                        F. N. E. Depot

                                                            Other Historic Sites

                                                            Formation of Historical Society

                                                            Promotion and Fundraising Plans

                                                            Partner with County/State/Federal Historical Societies

                                                            Set Committee meetings

                                                            Schedule next DRC meeting

                                                            Adjourn

Posted this 5th day of May, 2021 @ 5 PM

                                                     Tracy Rau, Deputy Clerk/Treasurer                 

 

Historic firsts for the City of Owen

2018 Owen-Withee Police Department formed
2004 Owen Millpond dredged
1955 Owen Medical Center opens
1929 Our golf course is incorporated
1925 Owen incorporates as a city
1915 Owen establishes its first library
1907 The first bank is built in Owen
1906 The first church is built in Owen
1905 Owen incorporates as a village
1895 The first post office comes to the area
1894 The first schoolhouse is built
1882 John S. Owen Lumber Co. buys 30,000 acres of land
1880 Railroad extended to Owen area

 

Historic Preservation Committee

Chairperson
John Mauel
2020-2021
 
Jerry Fults
2020-2025
 
Jackie Reinke
2019-2021
 
Travis Rogers
2019-2022
 
Nicole Rogers
2019-2023
 
Tim Swiggum
2019-2024