Saratoga Springs has worked diligently and intentionally to recognize, protect, utilize, celebrate, and invest in its built heritage for over 40 years. As a result, the city, its residents, and its visitors have been reaping the benefits of these efforts for decades. This report is intended to assist elected officials, community leaders, and the public in understanding the ways historic preservation contributes to the economic, social, and cultural life in Saratoga Springs. This report provides analytical data rather than recommendations. However, the findings may provide a foundation for Saratoga Springs’ future historic preservation policies.