On January 25th, Detroit’s preservation community came together to meet with the U.S. Secretary of the Interior, Ken Salazar, to discuss the Federal Historic Preservation Tax Credit Program and ways the successful incentive can be improved. Friday’s meeting highlighted the important role historic preservation can play in the revitalization of
The rules of the game are simple: Be the first to guess the location and win a free walking tour pass! Send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with your guess. Update: We have a winner, as of 9:35 this morning. This is on Elizabeth Street W. between Woodward and Park Avenue.
Acknowledgements: Thanks to Frank Nemecek and Bob Hovansian for their tour write-ups, and to Douglas Haller for his tour notes and extensive contribution to this post, particularly information on the LGBT history of the Warrendale neighborhood. Photos courtesy of Marion Christiansen. During a recent tour of the Warrendale neighborhood, our
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