PRINCETON, NJ - The Princeton Borough Historic Preservation Review Committee, in cooperation with Preservation New Jersey and the National Alliance of Preservation Commissions, with funding by the National Park Service & the Historic Preservation Office's Certified Local Government Grant Program, will host a Commission Assistance and Mentoring Program (CAMP) historic preservation workshop on Friday, April 29th, 2011, from 8:30am to 4:30pm at the Princeton University Friend Center (William Street at Olden Street), Princeton Borough.

This one-day training session for historic preservation commissions and local preservation advocates will feature nationally recognized preservation experts and focus on the fundamentals of local historic preservation. The session will include topics such as “Legal Issues,” “Standards and Guidelines,” “Public Support,” and a customized session on sustainability and historic preservation. Historic preservation commissioners, municipal board members, concerned citizens, and anyone interested in local-level historic preservation will gain progressive local regulation expertise and learn how to get their neighbors, municipal leaders, and overall communities on track toward effective protection of local landmarks.

A registration fee of $35 per participant will include the training and a take-home comprehensive resource manual compiled by the National Alliance of Preservation Commissions.

For more information and to register, visit Preservation New Jersey’s website at www.preservationnj.org <http://www.preservationnj.org>  or contact the PNJ office at (609) 392-6409.