Posts Tagged ‘Oakland’

Garavaglia Staff in the News!

Tuesday, March 8th, 2011

Garavaglia Architecture, Inc.’s Architectural Historian Sarah Hahn makes it into the news coordinating a Heritage Young Preservationists Network event. The event included a walking tour of the Oakland and was part of the monthly group gatherings. Heritage YP is a group based in San Francisco, geared for preservation minded people under 40. Garavaglia Architecture, Inc.’s [...]

Dea Bacchetti speaks to the First Unitarian Church of Oakland

Wednesday, January 27th, 2010

As President of Oakland Heritage Alliance, Marketing Manager Dea Bacchetti spoke to the First Unitarian Church of Oakland in a speech titled “Affirmations,” about the Church’s efforts to rehabilitation and Oakland Heritage Alliance assistance as a partner in this 28 year venture this past weekend. In her speech she recognizes the Church’s challenging but successful [...]

Mills Act Passes in Oakland

Tuesday, December 22nd, 2009

Oakland City Council voted unanimously to adopt the Mills Act historic property tax abatement as a permanent program. The program had been in a pilot phase for two years only open to residential properties while the City assessed the program. The fully adopted program has been expanded to also include 2 or 3 commercial properties per year.