The Past and Future City: How Historic Preservation is Reviving America's Communities

November 20, 2020
The Past and Future City: How Historic Preservation is Reviving America's Communities

InThe Past and Future City,Stephanie Meeks, thepresident of the National Trust for Historic Preservation,describes in detail, and with unique empirical research, the manyways that saving and restoring historic fabric can help a citycreate thriving neighborhoods, good jobs, and a vibrant economy.She explains the critical importance of preservation for all ourcommunities, the ways the field of historic preservation hasevolved to embrace the challenges of the twenty-first century, andthe innovative work being done in the preservation space now.This book is for anyone who cares about cities, places, andsaving America's diverse stories in a way that will bring ustogether and help us better understand our past, present, andfuture.