Archive for June, 2012

Challenging Times Require Creative Partnerships

Friday, June 22nd, 2012

Regardless of what is happening externally, such as a bad economy, communities need to keep evolving and planning for the future.  With the economy still stagnant and local governments struggling to fill funding gaps including those left when Redevelopment Agencies were dissolved, you may find yourself asking where do we go from here?  How do [...]

Reformation of Federal Transportation Laws and Impacts to Historic Resources: Call to Action

Friday, June 8th, 2012

Congress is currently debating legislation to reform federal transportation laws, and unless they hear from concerned citizens, there is a chance that historic preservation programs will be eliminated. Some members of Congress have proposed eliminating the Transportation Enhancement program, which enables states and communities to use a small portion of their federal transportation dollars on [...]