Tour, Events and Lectures

  • Save the Date! Saturday JUNE 3rd, Chicago 7 Tour

    Address:- TBD

    Date:- June 3, 2017

    Time:- TBD

    Location:- TBD

    Instructor:- Ward Miller

    Join Preservation Chicago for the 2017 "Chicago 7 Most Endangered Buildings" Bus Tour on Saturday, June 3rd.  More details coming soon.

  • City of Chicago Landmarks Commission Meeting

    Address:- 121 N. La Salle St., Room 201-A.

    Date:- May 4, 2017

    Time:- 12:45 pm

    Location:- City Hall

    Instructor:- NA

    Next City of Chicago Commission on Chicago Landmarks meeting is May 4th at 12:25 at City Hall, Room 201-A.

    CCL generally meets at City Hall the first Thursday of every month to discuss landmark designations and proposed demolitions or alterations for previously-landmarked structures. The regular meeting is immediately followed by the permit review meeting.

    These meetings are open to the public. Preservation Chicago encourages all Chicagoans who are able to attend and voice their support for the landmarks under consideration at each meeting!

    The meeting schedule as well as agendas for upcoming meetings and minutes for past meetings can be found here.

    Future 2017 meetings are scheduled for May 4, June 1, July 6, Aug. 3, Sept. 7, Oct. 5, Nov. 2, and Dec. 7.

     

  • BASICS OF LANDMARKS IN CHICAGO

    Address:- 4400 N. Ravenswood

    Date:- June 29, 2017

    Time:- 07:00 pm

    Location:-

    Instructor:- Ward Miller

     This introductory course will begin with an overview of the various regulations and funding mechanisms used to preserve historic buildings in Chicago. The second part of the session will familiarize participants with the broader umbrella under which preservation falls. This section will cover Chicago's governing structure, how zoning works and Landmark Review Process.

  • Ward Miller Featured Speaker at Hyde Park Historical Society Annual Dinner

    Address:- 1155 East 57th Street, Chicago IL

    Date:- February 20, 2017

    Time:- 5:30 p.m.

    Location:- Quadrangle Club at the University of Chicago

    Instructor:- Ward Miller

    Hyde Park Historical Society Annual Dinner
    Ward Miller is the Featured Speaker at the annual Hyde Park Historical Society, Saturday, February 25, 2017. This event is held at the Quadrangle Club at the University of Chicago, 1155 East 57th Street. Tickets are $90.00 before February 20. The presentation is titled “Reflections on Hyde Park: Past, Present & Future.” All are welcome to attend.