Featured Post

8/17

Support Our 2017 Membership Drive!

News of Austin’s phenomenal growth, and the need to make space for both longtime residents and new ones, is everywhere. Growth and change are nothing new, of course, but we can choose how that growth is implemented to make sure our iconic landmarks and neighborhoods aren’t wiped out in the process. Austin needs a strong voice for historic preservation to make sure that our future builds upon our past, to find solutions to protect the places we love. Preservat... Read More »

More Posts

8/17

Support Our 2017 Membership Drive!

News of Austin’s phenomenal growth, and the need to make space for both longtime residents and new ones, is everywhere. Growth and change are nothing new, of course, but we can choose how that growth is implemented to make sure ou... Read More »

8/3

Presentations from July’s Greening Your Vintage Home: Growing with ADUs

We've had a few requests to make the presentations from our Greening Your Vintage Home: Growing with ADUs program publically available. Our speakers have generously given us their permission to do so, so enjoy! Links to each presenta... Read More »

7/24

Action Needed! Contact Your Reps About These Special Session Bills

Preservation Austin is monitoring the following bills during the Texas Legislature’s special session, which opened on July 18 and may last up to thirty days. These bills not only impact historic preservation, but threaten to erode th... Read More »

7/20

July 2017 Demolition Notices

Preservation Austin receives monthly demolition notices from the City of Austin for buildings already designated historic at the local or national level, including in historic districts, or that are potentially historic because of th... Read More »

7/10

Preservation Take-Aways from the 85th Session

The Texas Legislature's special session looms large on July 18 so, along with marking the occasion at Wednesday's happy hour at The Cloak Room, we wanted to share this recap of the 85th regular session from our summer newsletter. As... Read More »