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- 2014 LOCUS Leadership Awards
The LOCUS Leadership Awards recognize real estate developers or investors who has demonstrated exemplary commitment to public leadership and development practice for walkable, sustainable development.
- The 2014 Alabama Preservation Conference
The 2014 Alabama Preservation Conference will be held on Thursday, April 24 through Saturday, April 26 in The Shoals. Join us for Preserving Alabama: Finding Your Historic Rhythm.
- 2014 Allen Noble Book Award//2014 Fred Kniffen Book Award
The Pioneer America Society: Association for the Preservation of Artifacts and Landscapes (PAS:APAL) is proud to issue a call for nominations for the 2014 Fred Kniffen Book Award, and the 2014 Allen Noble Book Award.
- 2014 HALS Challenge: Documenting Landscapes of the New Deal
The Historic American Landscapes Survey (HALS) was created in 2000 to document our country's dynamic landscapes. Much progress has been made in identifying cultural landscapes but more is needed to document these designed and vernacular places.
- Society of Architectural Historians Conference
The 2014 SAH Annual Conference takes place April 9-13 in Austin, Texas.
- Ethiel Garlington Appointed Historic Macon Executive Director
Historic Macon Foundation, Inc. announced today that Ethiel Garlington has been recruited to serve as its next Executive Director. Garlington is expected to assume his duties on March 10, 2014.
- 2014 NAPC Commission Excellence Awards
Has there been an exemplary preservation project in your community that your fellow preservationists to know about? NAPC is now accepting applications for the 2014 Commission Excellence Awards to recognize and honor outstanding efforts and achievements by local historic preservation commissions and boards of architectural review. Award categories include Best Practices - identification and protection of historic resources, public outreach, and technology - and Commission of the Year.
- National Trust Advisor Demion Clinco Appointed to the Arizona House of Representatives
National Trust Advisor Demion Clinco Appointed to the Arizona House of Representatives
- Architectural Restoration Field School
Thomas Jefferson's Poplar Forest announces its 2014 Architectural Restoration Field School.
- 2014 LOCUS Leadership Summit
The 2014 Summit will take place on June 17-18, 2014 in Washington, DC. Real estate developers, investors, members of Congress and Washington’s thought leaders will come together to discuss cutting edge design, planning, finance and management ideas you won't find anywhere else.
- Pass it On: National Trust to Award $87,000 in Grants
Does your historic preservation network extend to Berkeley, Ca.? If so, pass along this information and make someone’s day in the Golden State.
- Cultural Heritage Tourism Exchange 2014
Hosted by Partners in Tourism, this 1.5 day forum is designed to offer great networking for cultural heritage tourism practitioners, to foster partnerships among attendees, identify ways to exchange information and enhance growth in cultural heritage tourism in the U.S.
- In Memoriam: Cullen Chambers
Long-time preservation activist Cullen Chambers, executive director of the Tybee Island Historical Society, died January 20, 2014.
- Become A National Trust Distinctive Destination
Since 2005, the National Trust has offered a marketing opportunity to historic sites across the country through a program called Distinctive Destinations. This program has given over 200 sites the opportunity to join a network affiliated with the National Trust, gaining exposure to a new audience of over 750,000 supporters in exchange for offering discounted admission to our members.
- 2014 Society for the Preservation of Old Mills Conference
2014 Society for the Preservation of Old Mills Conference