Feds Award Pasadena with Preservation Honor
Preserve America has been a pet project of both First Ladies since 2003 when President Bush issued an incentive to preserve the historical and cultural heritage deeply grounded in communities across the country. Last week the city of Pasadena became one of those communities after Michelle Obama approved (PDF) their application.
Pasadena applied back in February to receive such an honor and will now reap the benefits promised to them under the federal initiative. Preserve America was created to ignite shared knowledge, encourage cultural pride, and preserve a historical memory.