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CityLab | Historic Preservation Districts Are Key to Great Cities


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“Historic preservation districts also help Americans to tell the story of their nation, in all its complexity and diversity. No one would argue that certain historic districts feature grand historic homes and affluent residents. But for every Georgetown or Beacon Hill, there are places like Eatonville, Florida, or Detroit’s Corktown, modest communities that have been home to generations of working class families. The history embedded in these communities is just as important, and just as worthy of our full preservation efforts.”

Read the entire post at CityLab: Historic Preservation Districts Are Key to Great Cities

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