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task force meetings

Meetings of the full Task Force were held across the city throughout the planning process, and were open to the public. The Task Force hosted two public meetings to listen to concerns and to collect ideas from citizens concerning historic preservation in the city – one at the beginning of the process and a second after the draft recommendations are released.

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PAst Meetings
Meeting #10: December 13, 2018 
1515 Arch St

Public Presentation | December 13, 2018 public presentation

Final Recommendations| Final Recommendations Report DRAFT*

*The Task Force welcomes public comments on the final recommendations report through January 14th, 2019. Please email your comments to: preservation@phila.gov 

Public Meeting: September 20, 2018 
rodeph shalom, 615 N Broad St
Meeting #8: July 19, 2018 
1515 Arch St
Meeting #7: May 17, 2018 
On the Road: Northeast High School, 1601 Cottman Avenue

Agenda | May 17, 2018 meeting agenda

Community Engagement SUMMARY | Summary of May 17, 2018 meeting

Minutes | Minutes of May 17, 2018 meeting

PRESENTATIONS | Differentiation or "Tiering" of Historic Resources

Meeting #6: March 15, 2018 
1515 Arch St
Meeting #4: November 16, 2017 
1515 Arch St
Meeting #3: October 19, 2017 
On the Road: Kanbar Campus center, Jefferson-East Falls Campus

Meeting SUMMARY |  Summary of Task Force meeting portion of October 19, 2017 meeting

Community Engagement SUMMARY | Summary of community engagement portion of October 19, 2017 meeting

MINUTES |  Minutes of October 19, 2017 meeting

PRESENTATIONS |  Philadelphia's Historic Preservation Ordinance: Baseline Review of Current Strengths, Suggestions for Further Study  

                                                               Will Cooke, Associate General Counsel, National Trust for Historic Preservation. Oct. 19, 2017

PUBLIC MEETING: October 3, 2017 
Independence Visitor Center
Meeting #2: September 14, 2017 
1515 Arch Street

SUMMARY | Summary of September 14, 2017 meeting

MINUTES | Minutes of September 14, 2017 meeting

PRESENTATIONS |   Historic Preservation Regulation in Philadelphia

                                                              Jonathan Farnham, Executive Director, Philadelphia Historical Commission. Sep. 14, 2017

                                                     The State of Preservation: An Advocacy Perspective

                                                              Patrick Grossi, Director of Advocacy, Preservation Alliance for Greater Philadelphia. Sep. 14, 2017

                                                     Philadelphia in Context: Preservation Green Lab Research Summary

                                                              Jim Lindberg, Vice President, Research & Policy, National Trust for Historic Preservation. Sep. 14, 2017

Meeting #1: July 20, 2017 
1515 Arch Street