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Historic Second Baptist Church. Process Matters.

Feb 11, 2022

Historic Richmond learned last night that the City of Richmond has changed its position and plans to issue a demolition permit for the historic Second Baptist Church. Since we first learned about the filing of the demolition permit in October 2021, Historic Richmond reached out to the Jefferson Hotel and its owners informally and formally…

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Press Conference TODAY at 1:30 p.m.

Feb 11, 2022

Please join us for a PRESS CONFERENCE AT 1:30 AT FRANKLIN AND FOUSHEE STREETS! We have just learned that the City of Richmond has changed its position and plans to issue a demolition permit for the historic Second Baptist Church. Historic Richmond reached out to the Jefferson Hotel and its owners informally and formally with…

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Ingredients for Success: People, Places & Preservation

Mar 24, 2021

Click here to watch now! A look at several of Richmond’s most important historic preservation projects from landmark civic structures to its most humble neighborhoods. What did we do right? What went wrong? Why were these places important to save? How have these places helped to shape Richmond as the unique, beautiful and authentic place…

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Preservation and Sustainability

Feb 4, 2021

Click Here To Watch Now!   A Panel discussion with Quinn Evans Architects and the University of Richmond about the tie between preservation and sustainability. We will explore what that means for valuing existing buildings, carbon reductions and energy efficiency goals, and how reusing existing buildings are key to making an impact on climate change.…

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Robinson & Cary Street Trolley Barns

Jul 8, 2015

The history of the Robinson & Cary Street Trolley Barns reflects Richmond’s economic, social and land use development. Advances in transportation by the streetcar were so influential in Richmond’s development that neighborhood expansion patterns can be credited to the electric streetcar lines. Read more…

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