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States of the Arts Council: Saving Jacksonville"s historic buildings are economically feasible

When it comes to renovating historic commercial buildings in Jacksonville, the cost to do so – most of the time – doesn't meet the payoff needed for the project to make fiscal sense. But a panel of experts at the Cultural Council of Greater Jac.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 14th, 2018

Last grants coming for endangered Route 66 program

An endangered federal program that has helped preserve the historic Route 66 Highway for two decades has issued its last call for grants aimed at saving aging buildings and landmarks......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMar 22nd, 2019

Council backs historic status for just two L.A. Times buildings, clearing way for redevelopment

The Los Angeles City Council granted historic.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesDec 5th, 2018

Cultural Council to host State of the Arts event Thursday

Last year, the Cultural Council of Greater Jacksonville's annual State of the Arts event expanded to span a full day, after PNC Bank made a three-year, $150,000 commitment to nonprofits in Jacksonville through its Arts Alive Grant. This year's c.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 11th, 2018

New toolkit offers local governments energy-saving strategies for buildings

The American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy is offering a new resource to inform local officials to boost energy savings .....»»

Category: realestateSource: bdcnetworkApr 24th, 2018

Over one million people attempt suicide in the United States each year

Denver, CO: Over one million people attempt suicide in the United States each year; tragically nearly 50,000 die. The American Association of Suicidology (AAS) is dedicated to saving l.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkApr 23rd, 2019

City Council passes bills requiring major energy cuts in buildings

The City Council passed sweeping legislation on Thursday that will require substantial reductions of fossil-fuel consumption in buildings 25,000 square feet or larger. The package of 10 bills... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkApr 21st, 2019

Notre Dame fire highlights danger of renovating historic structures

The devastating fire at Notre-Dame de Paris is the latest blaze to damage or destroy historic buildings w.....»»

Category: realestateSource: bdcnetworkApr 19th, 2019

At least 4 buildings would be demolished under proposals for Ellicott City flood mitigation

At least four buildings will be razed under the next phase of flood mitigation plans for historic Ellicott City, as county officials look to balance the town's old-time charm with the need to improve public safety after two recent devastating floods.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 17th, 2019

Top new skyscrapers for 2019: Salesforce Tower named best worldwide, Ping An Finance Center best "supertall"

Fifteen skyscraper projects were honored this week with design and innovation awards from the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH) at the group's 2019 Tall + Urban Innovation Conference in Shenzhen, Chi.....»»

Category: realestateSource: bdcnetworkApr 12th, 2019

Personal Finance Daily: The states where tax bills shrunk the most and the top money-saving question Americans asked Google

Wednesday's personal finance stories.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 10th, 2019

$1.75M redevelopment underway at historic Luck"s Cannery in Seagrove

Two businesses, a startup brewery and a fine arts bronze foundry, have agreed to long-term leases at the former cannery......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 10th, 2019

Bob Dylan-backed whiskey brand plans to house craft distillery, arts center in historic Nashville church

A whiskey brand backed by Bob Dylan hopes to turn a 160-year-old church in SoBro into Nashville's next center for the arts. On Tuesday, Heaven's Door Spirits, which the legendary signer helped launch last year, released new details for its future Na.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 9th, 2019

West Virginia, New Mexico, Mississippi rank among the worst states for millennials

Massachusetts, District of Columbia are among the best places to live in for millennials looking to be better off economically than .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayApr 8th, 2019

Cancer care investments around the Dayton region

If the Miami Valley is to see a greater need for cancer treatments, new technology, new buildings and new environments will rise to greet it.  Hospital groups across the United States have been investing in reworking their physical spaces — mo.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 8th, 2019

Revitalization planned for historic building dating back to 1923

A Shelby County city hopes to bring new life to one of its largest downtown buildings......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 4th, 2019

RailSpur: Re-creating an early 20th century collection for a new era

Adaptive reuse of historic buildings is the specialty of Denver-based Urban Villages, wh.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 2nd, 2019

Opinion: Washington needs to come clean and protect its natural beauty

Washington is one of the best-positioned states in the country to show how the transition to a fossil fuel-free electric power system is technically possible and economically viable......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 28th, 2019

Ohio Arts Council’s Excellence Awards include 7 Cincinnatians

The state of Ohio has recognized 78 artists for individual achievement, including seven Cincinnatians. The Ohio Arts Council approved Individual Excellence Awards for fiscal year 2019 for 78 artists. The awards are peer recognition of artists for t.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 27th, 2019

Path cleared for Landing demolition as multimillion dollar settlement passes City Council

A settlement agreement between the city and the owners of the Jacksonville Landing has passed City Council, paving way for the shopping center's demolition. Under the terms of the settlement agreement, the city will give Jacksonville Landing Investments.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 26th, 2019

Oldest Historic Town in Every State

In a country as young as the United States, being the oldest of anything can be a source of  pride. Towns that claim their origins before the American Revolution, or even earlier, proudly tout that........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstMar 26th, 2019