The historic district action guide : from designation campaigns to keeping districts vital / William E. Schmickle.

Author
Schmickle, William E. (William Edgar), 1946- [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Lanham, Maryland : Rowman & Littlefield, [2018]
Description
xxi, 435 pages ; 23 cm.

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Series
American Association for State and Local History book series [More in this series]
Summary note
"This book is a results-oriented, straight-talking guide for local activists, professionals, and preservation commissions committed to winning and maintaining local historic districts. Its political approach focuses on the crucial challenges of gaining and sustaining community and local governmental support for historic district regulations."--Provided by publisher.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
  • Preservation & the politics of historic district designation
  • Campaign strategy
  • Campaigning in the community
  • Managing the formal designation process
  • Winning the city council vote
  • The politics of administering the historic district
  • Political demolition by neglect
  • Navigating the municipal administration
  • The politics of aging historic districts
  • District decline and its reversal
  • Repairing our community compact.
ISBN
  • 9781538103531 ((hardcover ; : alkaline paper))
  • 1538103532 ((hardcover ; : alkaline paper))
  • 9781538103548 ((paperback ; : alkaline paper))
  • 1538103540 ((paperback ; : alkaline paper))
  • 9781538103555
  • 1538103559
LCCN
2017060860
OCLC
1014090908
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