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June 2018

Turning Back ‘The Highwaymen’: Saving the French Quarter from the Riverfront Expressway

Inconceivable as it may seem today, New Orleans’ political and business elite fought long and hard to build an expressway through the French Quarter some 20 years after World War II.


Lower Garden District Renovation Opens Its Doors for Beams & Brews Happy Hour

Join us to tour the renovation of this historic double-gallery home on Josephine Street.

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Untouched by Time

Complete with original furniture, this Mid Century Modern home in Lake Vista is a time capsule to the 1950s.


Historic Loew’s Theatre at risk of demolition

A proposed hotel development threatens the historic Loew’s Theatre on Canal Street. Attend the CBD HDLC meeting on Wednesday, June 13 to help save this historic theatre.

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Mapping the Path to Success

Rescuing a Lower Garden District structure from the brink of demolition


The Superdome: Shaping the Skyline & Downtown Development

A building boom from the 1960s through the 1980s shaped the modern skyline of New Orleans.

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Shotgun House Tour: 425 Seguin St.

This charming shotgun house demonstrates an evolution of architectural styles and boasts a beautifully-landscaped back yard.


Elevating a Home’s History

Restoring Hasta Luego


Your gift to the PRC will go twice as far during GiveNOLA Day!

Thanks to a match from a generous donor, you can double your impact this year to help us save New Orleans’ historic places.

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Jefferson Parish Rejects Short-Term Rentals in Neighborhoods

Jefferson Parish adopted an ordinance in

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Fresh on the Market

The new Auction House Market emerges in the CBD.

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“Ornaments to the City”

Late Victorian Architecture in New Orleans