Archives for August 2013

And the winners are…

The Erie Times News had a great response to their first Historic Homes Contest, and two homeowners have been acknowledged for their commitment to historic preservation and, more specifically, ongoing care for their own historic homes.

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Walking Tour of Downtown Erie August 20

You are invited to join fellow Preservation Erie Board member, Erie architect, and ardent preservationist Jeff Kidder for a walking tour of downtown Erie on Tuesday evening, August 20, from 6-7:30 pm.  The tour will begin at 4th and State, head south to Perry Square and then west partway down the West Sixth Street National Historic District.  To ensure a quality tour, the number of participants will be limited.  You can reserve your spot by replying to, or by reserving a space through our Facebook page.  If you reserve a space and then need to cancel for any reason, we request that you please do so by August 15 by emailing us at