ADVOCACY UPDATE: A Year in Review
- We successfully nominated five individual properties and one thematic historic district to the Philadelphia Register of Historic Places – and we are in process on many more, including a local historic district recognizing Christian Street’s Black Doctors Row in South Philadelphia.
- We successfully supported an amendment to waive or reduce parking requirements for the adaptive reuse of historic properties
- We successfully lobbied for an increase in funding for the Philadelphia Historical Commission
January Preservation To-Do List
Happy New Year! Start the year with exciting virtual lectures from the Athenaeum of Philadelphia or Laurel Hill Cemetery. Visit Founder’s Hall at Girard College, explore the Historic Pennypacker Mills and more.
Click here to view more preservation-related events around town this month.
Warm up to a cozy book from our virtual bookshop.