Historic Preservation

Historic sites often require context sensitive design, thoughtful planning practices and creative mitigation measures. BF&S professionals offer services in historic preservation planning and compliance. Our qualified staff has many years of experience working with preservation organizations and local communities to achieve cohesive solutions in preservation sensitive areas.

BF&S meets INDOT standards for prequalification under category 5.10, Historic Architectural Investigations. Our staff is listed on the Qualified Professionals Roster for Architectural History maintained by the Indiana Department of Natural Resources, Division of Historic Preservation and Archaeology.

Historic Preservation expertise includes:

  • Section 106 Review Administration and Consultation
  • Section 4 (f) Compliance
  • Historic American Building Survey (HABS) Documentation
  • Historic American Engineering Record (HAER) Documentation
  • National Register Eligibility Determinations
  • National Register Nominations
  • Documenting and Photographing Historic Properties
  • Performing Feasibility Studies