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Lincoln Home National Historic Site

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Listed in the table below are Lincoln Home National Historic Site's current plans or projects. Click on the project title for more information.

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Project Title Project Type NEPA Type
Add gates to front of lot fences in northeast quadrant along 8th Street Cyclic Maintenance CE
DEED-Replace Boardwalks on South End of Park- Eighth & Jackson to Improve Visitor Safety and Access Cyclic Maintenance CE
Emergency repairs to south porch fascia and floor boards at Robinson House (HS-10) Emergency Repair CE
Grind out stump of hackberry tree in Solomon Allen lot (Block 11, Lot 8) cut down in 2001 Removal/Demolition CE
Grind out stump of silver maple planted in 2008 and cut down in 2016 in Block 11, Lot 4 Removal/Demolition CE
Install security camera on lamp post next to Lincoln Home Resource Management CE
Paint Exterior and Repair Porches at Sprigg House Cyclic Maintenance CE
Raise roadbed at intersection of 8th & Jackson to meet ADA requirements for wheelchair accessibility Emergency Repair
Re-tuckpoint North Porch, Retaining Wall; Repair South Walkway at Education Center Routine Maintenance CE
Reduce the Footprint of the Miller House and Restore to the Original Size of the Home Repair/Rehabilitation
Rehabilitate street light wiring, and replace network cabling parkwide to improve communication Equipment Replacement CE
Reinstall taller fence around Equipment storage area and add temporary covering near top Preventive Maintenance CE
Remove approximately 20-year old apple tree and grind out stump in Beedle backyard (Block 7, Lot 14). Replace tree. Routine Maintenance CE
Remove ash-borer damaged Ash trees from either side of Jackson Street in the 400 block Emergency Repair CE
Remove retaining wall in front of Dean House (HS-13) and add staff use gate between Dean and Brown Lots Cyclic Maintenance CE
Repair Wooden Curbs on Jackson and Eighth Street at Lincoln Home NHS Cyclic Maintenance CE
Repair and Paint Exterior of the Lyon House and Lyon House Privy (HS-08 and S-28) Cyclic Maintenance CE
Repair and Paint Exterior- Dubois House Cyclic Maintenance CE
Repair and Paint Exterior- Morse House (HS-09) Cyclic Maintenance CE
Repair and paint retaining wall in front and side of Lincoln Home (HS-01) Emergency Repair CE
Repair and replace rotting sheathing and sister 2x4 studs on north side of Dubois House (HS-15) Emergency Repair CE
Repair deficiencies at Dubois House (HS 15) by installing shutters, painting interior basement and repairing leak in foundation Repair/Rehabilitation CE
Repair to conduit pipe leading into Lincoln Home (HS-01) basement Routine Maintenance CE
Repair/Paint Fences North Half of Park to Enhance Visitor Appreciation Cyclic Maintenance Other
Replace HVAC System and Controls For Visitor Center Cyclic Maintenance CE
Replace HVAC System at Arnold House (HS-20) Cyclic Maintenance CE
Replace HVAC System at Sprigg and Corneau House Cyclic Maintenance CE
Replace Roof and Gutter System- Dubois House (HS-15) Cyclic Maintenance CE
Replace angled safety sign posts with upright posts. Other Maintenance Activities CE
Replace parts of door frame around Lincoln Home front door and replace hinges Resource Management CE
Replace window in Guest Room in Lincoln Home (HS-01) due to rot Emergency Repair CE
Special Use permit for horse-drawn carriage/wagon tours along 8th Street at Lincoln Home Special Use Permit CE
Trim and/or Remove Hazardous Trees for Visitor Safety Preventive Maintenance
Tuckpoint Chimneys, Retaining Walls, and Foundations at Arnold, Dubois, Lyon, Sprigg and Dean Houses Cyclic Maintenance CE
Tuckpoint chimneys on lease buildings - Cook (HS-19), Robinson (HS-10) and Shutt (HS-17) Cyclic Maintenance CE
* Open for comment.