Thursday / April 11, 2019 / 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Why do we save old buildings?
Presenters will provide local, regional and national examples of preservation challenges and successes where historic buildings and neighborhoods are transformed into thriving and vibrant places, spurring economic development and community revitalization. The presentation will provide some insight on the logistics of the planning, overall financing structure, and utilization of financial incentives to close the deal.
- Edward Torrez, AIA, LEED AP, Principal, Bauer Latoza Studio, and National Trust for Historic Preservation Advisor
- John Cramer, Assoc. AIA, LEED AP BD+C, Senior Associate, MacRostie Historic Advisors LLC
- Ghian Foreman, Executive Director, Greater Southwest Development Corporation
Bring your lunch; beverages provided.
(Left: US Capitol; right: Aurora St. Charles Senior Living in Aurora, IL; courtesy Landmarks Illinois)