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PMN 2010: Preserving the Recent Past in Minnesota (Enhanced)

Posted byJoe Hoover on 28 Jan 2011 | Tagged as: Podcasts, Preserve MN 2010

Dairy Queens(TM), ramblers, and big fish, oh my! Properties of the recent past, which are often less than fifty years old, may be overlooked by preservationists. Ranging from humble to iconic, these resources are at great risk for alteration, neglect, and demolition. Learn about identifying recent-past resources and the tools available to preserve them. Session presented at the 2010 Preserve Minnesota Conference.

Presenters:
Erin Hanafin Berg, Preservation Alliance of MN in cooperation with the National Trust for Historic Preservation
Elizabeth Gales, Hess, Roise and Company and President, DOCOMOMO US, MN
Todd Grover, MacDonald & Mack Architects, Minneapolis

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PMN 2010: Preserving the Recent Past in Minnesota (Audio)

Posted byJoe Hoover on 28 Jan 2011 | Tagged as: Podcasts, Preserve MN 2010

Dairy Queens(TM), ramblers, and big fish, oh my! Properties of the recent past, which are often less than fifty years old, may be overlooked by preservationists. Ranging from humble to iconic, these resources are at great risk for alteration, neglect, and demolition. Learn about identifying recent-past resources and the tools available to preserve them. Session presented at the 2010 Preserve Minnesota Conference.

Presenters:
Erin Hanafin Berg, Preservation Alliance of MN in cooperation with the National Trust for Historic Preservation
Elizabeth Gales, Hess, Roise and Company and President, DOCOMOMO US, MN
Todd Grover, MacDonald & Mack Architects, Minneapolis

PMN 2010: 02-Willet Hauser Archtectural Glass of Winona, Minnesota - Historic Winona Commerce Tours

Posted byJoe Hoover on 20 Jan 2011 | Tagged as: Podcasts, Preserve MN 2010

Jim Hauser of Willet Hauser Archtectural Glass, talks about how his dad got into the stained glass business.  Part two of two of the Winona’s Historic Commerce Tour at the Preserve MN conference.

PMN 2010: 01-Coca-Cola Bottling Co. - Winona Historic Commerce Tour

Posted byJoe Hoover on 10 Jan 2011 | Tagged as: Podcasts, Preserve MN 2010

Tour of the Coca-Cola Bottling Co. of Winona, MN and its collection of Coca-Cola vending machines and memorabilia lead by LeRoy Telsted, plant manager. Part one of two of the Winona’s Historic Commerce Tour at the Preserve MN Conference.

Coca-Cola Bottling Co. of Winona, Minn., is one of only two bottlers in the U.S. that still produces Coke in returnables and the only factory in the nation to still fill 6 1/2 ounce glass bottles.

PMN 2010: 02-Regulating New Construction in Historic Districts (Enhanced)

Posted byJoe Hoover on 20 Dec 2010 | Tagged as: Podcasts, Preserve MN 2010

Evolving a Better set of Guidelines for Historic Districts in Minneapolis

Presented by Phillip Koski, AIA, President-Elect, AIA-Minneapolis, Former Chair, Minneapolis HPC. Part 2 of a session presented at the 2010 Preserve Minnesota Conference.

Few building projects evoke more opinions, public meetings, and discussion than new construction in historic districts. As preservation goals have become more mainstream and as the number of local historic districts has grown, so has the number of new construction projects proposed and reviewed by local communities and preservation commissions. This session will explain the basic procedures governing the review of new construction projects in historic areas.

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PMN 2010: 01-Regulating New Construction in Historic Districts (Enhanced)

Posted byJoe Hoover on 15 Dec 2010 | Tagged as: Podcasts, Preserve MN 2010

Infill design in Historic Districts

Presented by Eleanor Gorski, Assistant Commissioner, Department of Zoning & Land Use Planning, Historic Preservation Division, City of Chicago. Part 1 of a session presented at the 2010 Preserve Minnesota Conference.

Few building projects evoke more opinions, public meetings, and discussion than new construction in historic districts. As preservation goals have become more mainstream and as the number of local historic districts has grown, so has the number of new construction projects proposed and reviewed by local communities and preservation commissions. This session will explain the basic procedures governing the review of new construction projects in historic areas.

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PMN 2010: Preserving Local Landmarks with Limited Resources

Posted byJoe Hoover on 03 Dec 2010 | Tagged as: Podcasts, Preserve MN 2010

Myrick Howard, President, Preservation North Carolina, Raleigh, NC

Myrick Howard, President, Preservation North Carolina, Raleigh, NC

Got a problem property in your neighborhood or downtown? If so, don’t sit on the sidelines and hope for the best. Consider how citizens in your community might use real estate tools to gain control over the property and find a new buyer who will renovate it. Do you need lots of money? Not necessarily. Find out how preservation advocates have teamed up to change the course of their communities through direct property work.

Audio recording is of first part of workshop. Myrick Howard, President, Preservation North Carolina, Raleigh, NC, presenter.

PMN 2010: Tax Credits and the Power of Money

Posted byJoe Hoover on 03 Dec 2010 | Tagged as: Podcasts, Preserve MN 2010

Speakers Bonnie McDonald, Executive Director, Preservation Allicance of Minnesota and Natascha Wiener, MN State Historic Preservation Office

Speakers Bonnie McDonald and Natascha Wiener

The Minnesota Rehab Tax Credit was signed into law in April 2010 as an incentive to stimulate job growth, increase local tax base and revitalize communities across the state by encouraging private investment in historic properties.

Bonnie McDonald, Executive Director, Preservation Alliance of Minnesota and Natascha Wiener, from the Minnesota State Historic Preservation Office present.

PMN 2010: Introduction to the Secretary of the Interior’s Rehabilitation Standards

Posted byJoe Hoover on 02 Nov 2010 | Tagged as: Podcasts, Preserve MN 2010

Audrey Tepper, National Park Service, Washington, D.C.

Audrey Tepper, National Park Service, Washington, D.C.

Initially developed by the Secretary of the Interior to determine the appropriateness of proposed work on properties receiving grants-in-aid, the Standards for Rehabilitation have been widely used over the years – particularly to determine if a rehabilitation qualifies as a Certified Rehabilitation for federal tax purposes. The intent of the Standards is to assist the long-term preservation of a property’s significance through the preservation of historic materials and features. This session will introduce the Standards, what they cover, and how they are applied to specific rehabilitation projects.

PMN 2010: 02-Raze or Renovate? Winona County Courthouse Field Workshop-TOUR

Posted byJoe Hoover on 29 Oct 2010 | Tagged as: Podcasts, Preserve MN 2010

Part 2 of  a workshop and tour presented at the 2010 Preserve Minnesota Conference.

Raze or renovate? Decades of heated debate reveal residents’ deep disagreements about a Victorian building - and American culture. Sally Cumiskey, Winona Court Administrator gives a tour of the interior of the Winona County Courthouse showcasing the two major renovations in the 1970’s and the 2000’s and what is original from the 19th century.

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