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Historic Preservation Task Force

Mayor Kenney has created a historic preservation task force to help the City reassess how Philadelphia preserves its historic resources. The task force will explore strategies and make recommendations regarding:

• Surveying historic resources
• Incentivizing preservation
• Regulating for preservation outcomes
• Education

The task force includes experts in historic preservation, development, archaeology, land use and architecture. It also includes community members to ensure that our neighborhoods are represented.

Meeting Minutes

Task Force Meeting 1, 7-20-2017

Task Force Meeting Dates and Times :

(Locations TBD),
Sept 14, 2017: 8:30am - 10:30am 1515 Arch St, 18th Fl PCPC Hearing Room - Agenda
Oct 3, 2017: Public Meeting, 6:30pm-8:00pm, Independence Visitor Center, 599 Market St - Flyer (English, Español, 中文)
Oct 19, 2017: 6:30pm - 8:00pm, Kanbar Campus Center, Jefferson University, 4201 Henry Ave. - Flyer
Nov 16, 2017: 8:30 - 10:30am Center City
Jan 18, 2018: 6:30pm - 8:00pm Neighborhood
March 15, 2018: 8:30 – 10:30am Center City
May 17, 2018: 6:30pm - 8:00pm Neighborhood
July 19, 2018: 8:30 - 10:30am Center City
Sept 20, 2018: 6:30pm - 8:00pm Neighborhood
Nov 15, 2018: 8:30 - 10:30am Center City

Historic Preservation Task Force Members

Find out about our Members.

Historic Preservation Resources

There are a host of studies, reports, ordinances and legal decisions that will help inform the work of the Task Force. You can review those resources here.