Preservation in the News - April 20, 2012
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Waterford Celebrates Old School Reconstruction: ‘Look What We Have Done’
Margaret Morton 04/20/12
Outlet: Leesburg Today
National Trust for Historic Preservation President Stephanie Meeks during her keynote remarks said the foundation’s work represented a model the Trust could take to other communities, a healthy combination of old and new, of preserving historic archi...
Despite Warnings and Pleas, Honolulu Rail Headed for 'Burials Central'
Kēhaunani Abad, PhD 04/20/12
Outlet: Hawaii Reporter
This misguided approach places Native Hawaiian burials in peril and gambles with taxpayer dollars. As attorneys for the National Trust for Historic Preservation warned, “the City’s decision renders the project legally vulnerable under Section 4(f) of...
Best Small Towns In America, According To Smithsonian Magazine
Outlet: The Huffington Post
In 2011, the National Trust for Historic Preservation announced its list of America's "Dozen Distinctive Destinations," which highlighted destinations across the country that offer unique cultural experiences. Smithsonian Magazine released its pi...
Mississippi Delta National Heritage Area to Host Community Forums May 14 - 15
Outlet: Federal News Service
A management plan will be developed by a team led by the National Trust for Historic Preservation which includes some of the country's top experts in preserving and interpreting heritage and in heritage tourism.The team includes both current and form...