Founded in 1988, Commonwealth Heritage Group, Inc., aka Commonwealth, is a full-service heritage management and consulting firm serving clients for projects of all sizes. Commonwealth is a small business and proud founding member of the American Cultural Resources Association, a trade association of the heritage management industry.
As an experienced industry leader, Commonwealth specializes in areas of archaeology, architectural history, historic preservation and preservation planning, historic landscape analysis and landscape architecture, compliance and litigation support, terrestrial and marine remote sensing, geoarchaeology, geophysics, and historical research. Commonwealth has consistently delivered quality services at the best value to its clients and developed an outstanding reputation with clients and regulatory agencies for understanding the intricacies of heritage management planning, permitting, and project implementation.
The company’s portfolio reflects numerous accolades and acknowledgments from the Environmental Protection Agency, the Federal Highway Administration, the Advisory Council on Historic Preservation, the American Society of Landscape Architects, the Society for American Archaeology, the American Cultural Resources Association, and Michigan Department of State.
In 2016, Commonwealth established an 8(a) Joint Venture partnership with Skynet, Inc., a company operated by members of Acoma Pueblo. Skynet, Inc. is a tribal-owned small business and certified 8(a) firm based in Albuquerque, New Mexico. The Sky-CHG 8(a) Joint Venture offers clients much more than an archaeological and heritage compliance partnership; it also develops and facilitates solutions for the most complex and unique resources that are in-line with clients’ requests and budgets.
Servicing clients nationwide, Commonwealth operates from headquarters in Dexter, MI and ten regional offices in Littleton, MA; Traverse City, MI; Tarboro, NC; Albuquerque, NM; Columbus, OH; West Chester, PA; Ogden, UT; Alexandria, VA; Charlottesville, VA; and Milwaukee, WI.