Historic Preservation News
The "once in a generation" Historic Resources Code Project recommendations for Code changes will be reviewed by City Council on November 3, 2021, at 2pm. Your voice is needed to support the great parts and push for fixing the not-so-great parts
Bungalow, Ladd's Addition Historic District
Victorian Cottage, Irvington Historic District
Single and Multi-Family Houses, Eliot Historic Conservation District
City Council is now considering possible amendments to the HRCP proposal.
Check back here Dec. 1 for more details and additional chances to make your voice heard!
Want to do still more? The historic Billy Webb Lodge Building, recently nominated to the National Register of Historic Places for its importance to Portland's Black Community was seriously damaged by fire recently. Fund raising had already begun before the fire to restore this historic structure, and now still more funds are needed. Here's the link to a GoFundMe site to do just that. Please give generously!