Nutter Boosting Philly In Old Imperial Capital

 

Photo: Kait Privitera, for the Inquirer

Photo: Kait Privitera, for the Inquirer

  • PennDesign’s Graduate Program in Historic Preservation will host a symposium “to discuss the challenges facing legal protection of historic buildings” at Meyerson Hall on Friday, from 9AM to 4PM, relates a press release. “As the nation’s real estate market rebounds amid a still-struggling economy, local preservation laws increasingly are challenged by arguments that they unduly hamper economic recovery. The symposium will address these legal questions—surfacing in many cities across the country—as well as the assumptions that often underlie legal frameworks and debates.” To register for the free event, click HERE.
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