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As we leave 2016 and the 50th anniversary of the National Historic Preservation Act (NHPA) behind, we pause to reflect on the NHPA and its role in shaping the preservation movement ...
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5 months ago

In the fall of 2009, at the National Preservation Conference in Nashville, real estate consultant Donovan Rypkema challenged a roomful of Forum members to think creatively about what ...
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Now that we are fully ensconced in the 21st century, the preservation movement cannot afford to alienate emerging constituencies that are passionate about saving buildings and landscapes ...
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6 months ago

Todays preservation movement is increasingly committed to saving places that tell a full, inclusive story of our nations past. Preservationists are engaging and learning from diverse ...
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6 months ago
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Celebrating a Year of Preservation Anniversaries by Richard Moe

The National Historic Preservation Act: A 40th Anniversary Appraisal by James A. Glass

The ...
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7 months ago

Few topics in contemporary American life have so gripped the public`s attention as has "cultural diversity." The topic is prominent in daily newspapers, on television, and in the ...
10 months ago

Activating historic spaces hinges on engaging audiences, existing and new, in the reimagination of a site. Successfully activating places requires a dual connection: the contemporary ...
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one year ago

We enlisted the help of an extraordinary group of authors, with decades of experience in Section 106 consultation. The Advisory Council on Historic Preservation, state historic preservation ...
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one year ago

The National Trusts Preservation Green Lab recently published a pioneering report, Older, Smaller, Better: Measuring how the character of buildings and blocks influences urban vitality. ...
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one year ago
Few things strike fear in the hearts of preservationists like financial analysis of historic real estate projects. Vinyl siding comes close, and window replacement might be its equal, ...
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