Taking Stock of Our Treasures, One Historic Building at a Time
Consultants Bob Wise and Seth Hinshaw will showcase the great buildings and architectural styles that were “discovered” and documented during the recently completed county-wide inventory of historic resources during their presentation at the Jefferson Educational Society May 13 at 7 pm. Free and open to the public.
Congratulations to the 2015 Greater Erie Award Recipients
On Thursday, April 30th Preservation Erie recognized Miller Brothers Power Equipment, Latino's Restaurant & Bar and Kerr's Tire Korner for their contributions to Greater Erie and welcomed leading urbanist John Norquist as the keynote speaker at the 2015 Greater Erie Awards.
Recommendations made to Destination Erie
Over the last three years, Destination Erie worked with residents throughout Erie County to create a plan to meet the economic, social and environmental challenges of the 21st Century. Preservation Erie contributed the following recommendations for project ideas during Destination Erie’s most recent public outreach events.
FREE Facade Improvement Workshop
Erie City Councilman Dave Brennan is hosting a Facade Improvement Workshop November 13, 2014. This WORKSHOP is designed to assist property owners and tenants with making facade improvements that enhance the character of their buildings. Presentations include information about façade design, restoration, repair, historic tax credits, and funding.