With over a century of history as a residence and family business, the Jacob Schoen & Son Funeral Home has plenty of stories to tell.
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What strides did the PRC make to promote preservation in New Orleans last year? This top ten list reveals some of our greatest accomplishments in 2016. 🙌
Holiday-shopping procrastinators, have no fear. Our final gift guide has plenty of mouth-watering gift ideas for the ‘foodie preservationist’ on your shopping list. 🎅
The holidays are just around the corner. Our next gift guide highlights some perfect holiday gift ideas for the ‘artsy preservationist’. 🎁
Still on the hunt for the perfect holiday gift? We have some ideas that will surely impress the preservation-loving bookworm on your shopping list! 🎄
The mission of the PRC is to protect and preserve the City’s historic fabric, so we regularly monitor all demolition proposals in efforts to identify those structures that can be saved and rehabilitated.
Today New Orleans benefits from greater historic district protection than ever before! New Orleans City Council voted unanimously to protect Uptown and Carrollton.
The new May & Ellis apartment building has revitalized a long dormant stretch of Chartres Street after an impressive historic renovation.
After a year of examining this issue from every angle the New Orleans City Council will decide on Thursday, October 20, whether to legalize Short Term Rentals and what types of rental listings will be allowed.
Rebuilding Together New Orleans was excited to kick off this year’s October Build in Gentilly this past weekend with partner Chevron, and local news station WWL was there to cover it.
Over the course of the first two weekends of October, Rebuilding Together New Orleans will lead 500 volunteers in the restoration of eight homes and one non-profit center across New Orleans.
On Tuesday, September 27 at 1:30 PM, the City Planning Commission will vote on the proposed new Historic Districts: Parkview, Mid-City, Uptown & Carrollton, and the various levels of review the Historic District Landmarks Commission will have when reviewing proposed changes to properties within them.