When:
February 27, 2018 @ 7:30 AM – 4:00 PM America/Chicago Timezone
2018-02-27T07:30:00-06:00
2018-02-27T16:00:00-06:00
Where:
Riggold Civic Pavillion
501 E Ringgold St
Brownsville, TX 78520
USA
Cost:
$100
Contact:
Preservation Texas
(956) 546-3721
2018 Preservation Summit Educational Sessions @ Riggold Civic Pavillion | Brownsville | Texas | United States

All educational sessions on Tuesday, February 27, 2018, will be held at the Ringgold Civic Pavilion, 501 East Ringgold Street, Brownsville.  Shuttles will be provided from the Homewood Suites to the Ringgold Civic Pavilion starting at 7:30 am.  Coffee will be provided.  Registration beings at 7:45 am.

 

8:00 – 8:30 am – Historical Perspectives on Brownsville

8:30 – 8:45 am – Welcoming Remarks from Preservation Texas Ann McGlone, President of Preservation Texas

9:00 – 10:00 am – Birds and Buildings: Adaptive Use Strategies for Nature-Based Tourism by Nydia Tapia-Gonzales and Latino Heritage Conservation: Locating & Social Justice in Preservation

10:00 – 10:15 am  Break

10:15 – 11:15 am National Park Perspectives: Cultural Landscapes and Bridging the Past and Present with Texas Department of Transportation

11:15 – 11:30 am Break

11:30 – 12:00 noon Restoring Brownsville Resacas and Historic Tax Credits and Tax Reform

12:00 – 1:30 pm Lunch

1:30 – 2:00 pm Unlocking the Hidden Secrets of South Texas Ranching and Texas Courthouse of Modern Era and Texas Courthouse of Modern Era

2:00 – 2:30 pm Midcentury Modern Architecture and Rio Grande Valley and Texas Preservation Trust Fund Grand Projects in south Texas

2:30 – 2:45 pm Break

2:45 – 4:00 pm Preservation summit Closing forum