Tagged as Colleague and Partner Event

Sun, 02/11 — 02/13/2018.
6:00pm

Conference: Revolving Fund Summit

Historic Macon Foundation, 338 Poplar Street Macon, GA 31201

Hosted by Historic Macon Foundation and The 1772 Foundation

Cost: $100

Revolving Fund Summit is a forum for community leaders across the country to learn about creative and entrepreneurial real estate development tools to leverage community revitalization.


With generous support from The 1772 Foundation, the Revolving Fund Summit will showcase non-traditional and creative approaches to community revitalization through implementing historic property redevelopment tools. Using Macon, Georgia – a leader in community revitalization for over 30 years – as a living case study for how these approaches can transform communities, attendees will be inspired to implement innovative revitalization strategies in your community and ensure preservation for future generations.

WHY ATTEND?

  • See real estate development tools – such as revolving funds, historic tax credits, private and public partnerships – in action.
  • Witness why Macon continues to lead Georgia in the number of submitted historic tax credit applications – far surpassing Atlanta and Savannah – for 5 consecutive years.
  • Immerse yourself into a community that has been a multi-generational leader in historic preservation and community revitalization for over 40 years.
  • Join tours to see how Historic Macon Foundation‘s neighborhood revitalization model has transformed over 150 vacant houses in 3 historic neighborhoods into thriving communities.
  • Visualize first-hand the various innovative strategies used by NewTown Macon and Macon Bibb Urban Development Authority encourage downtown Macon’s ongoing renaissance and see why new businesses and residents move downtown everyday.
  • Hear from industry experts about implementing creative tools that are leveraging revitalization across the country.
  • Find inspiration to incorporate non-traditional strategies in your own community.

REGISTRATION INCLUDES

  • 3 days of Revolving Fund Summit sessions + 3 field studies
  • Private receptions at National Historic Landmark Hay Houseand a Garden & Gun featured home
  • Discounted registration rates – only $100 for 3 days of Revolving Fund Summit
  • FREE airport shuttle from Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson airport to Macon
  • Travel stipend for attendees traveling from 200 miles or more. (Limited)

 

The row house cities of the world form a great family of cities on both sides of the Atlantic. Baltimore is part of this family, along with Amsterdam, London, Dublin, Boston, and New York. Learn from speaker Charlie Duff how this kind of city arose, and experience some of the wonderful places that the builders of row house cities—including Baltimore—have created.

 

Thu, 01/18.
5:30pm

Annual Meeting of the Nanticoke Historic Preservation Alliance

Waugh Chapel, 425 High Street, Cambridge, MD 21613

Hosted by Nanticoke Historic Preservation Alliance

Cost: Free

After a short business meeting required by our by-laws, the Nanticoke Historic Preservation Alliance is proud to introduce our Featured Presenter: Living History Interpreter Bill Grimette as Frederick Douglass, The Honorable Mr. Douglass Returns Home to Tuckahoe Creek.

Celebrate the Holidays in the Heritage Area with Maryland Milestones, Pyramid Atlantic Arts Center, Neighborhood Design Center, and all our friends! Now is the time to reflect upon a year of growth and partnership and we will look forward to our plans for next year! Wine, cheese, and some great company will make the evening sparkle inside the Pyramid Atlantic Arts Center gallery and our Heritage Center.

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