Historic preservation


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Historic preservation

Encompasses a broad range of activities related to preservation and conservation of the built environment by physical and intellectual methods.

building preservation

The process of applying measures to maintain and sustain the existing materials, integrity, and form of a building, including its structure and building artifacts.
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Historic preservation is good for communities, good for the local economy, good for the environment and good for Worcester.
Now is a terrific time to involve young people in celebrating and preserving the heritage of our communities," says Steve Turner, Colorado's Deputy State Historic Preservation Officer.
8 million gift from Art DeMuro, a prominent Portland commercial real estate developer, will allow the UO to expand historic preservation courses at the Eugene and Portland campuses, launch a new symposium on the subject, and hire additional staff and adjunct professors.
This is not to say appraisers should avoid historic preservation easement valuation work altogether.
Mike Beebe says the Arkansas Historic Preservation Program has awarded $1.
The role that career and technical education plays in program development could make a phenomenal difference in the way our younger generations respect or treat our historical landmarks, not to mention broadening their career opportunities to include the fields of historic preservation, traditional trades/crafts and conservation.
The course is open to history buffs anywhere, including students enrolled in the college's certificate program in historic preservation.
ERIC ALLISON, PhD, AICP, is the founder and coordinator of the graduate historic preservation program at Pratt Institute in New York City, where he has taught city planning and historic preservation since 1996.
Also of interest to participants were several large-scale historic preservation projects described by panelists, including the Spring Street Redevelopment in Morristown, N.
Conservancy tours include four other historic preservation overlay zones.
Wednesday in the Saxe Room of the Worcester Public Library at Salem Square, there will be a talk about why old buildings are inherently green and how sustainability and historic preservation can work hand in hand
us, or write to Cara Kaser, State Historic Preservation Office, 725 Summer St.

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