One of the gratifying things about being in the historic preservation/heritage conservation field is that it is future-oriented. Usually the position preservationists take – which may seem radical at the time – becomes the mainstream position later. So all those blogs of mine earlier this year about preservation as the road to economic recovery? Here is it from the AIA today:
“Embracing the Economics of Historic Preservation: Reusing and
renovating already-constructed buildings can lead the way out of this
Thanks to Joan Pomaranc at AIAChicago for forwarding this!