LEADVILLE, Colo. (CBS4) – Gov. John Hickenlooper is joining the effort to preserve one of Colorado’s landmarks.

Gov. John Hickenlooper at the Tabor Opera House in Leadville (credit: CBS)

Gov. John Hickenlooper at the Tabor Opera House in Leadville (credit: CBS)

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On Saturday Hickenlooper spoke at the famous Tabor Opera House in Leadville about the historic preservation of the theater and the city’s inclusion into the Colorado Main Street Program.

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The program focuses on revitalizing historic downtown areas.

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LINK: Colorado Main Street Program