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landmarks illinois upcoming events & programs

September 16, 2019

Preservation Snapshots Lecture – “LESSONS FOR CHICAGO: RECENT FINDINGS ON THE IMPACTS OF HISTORIC PRESERVATION”

Donovan Rypkema, principal of PlaceEconomics and president of Heritage Strategies International, will share data on how historic preservation impacts cities and town across the U.S. (photo credit: Liz Chilsen)

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other upcoming events & programs

September 14, 2019

Landmarked House Tour of Downers Grove 2019

Four gorgeous landmarked homes will be open for viewing. Presented by: Friends of the Edwards House, a previous Landmarks Illinois Richard H. Driehaus Foundation Preservation Award recipient.

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September 14, 2019

CELEBRATE 150 YEARS OF THE WATER TOWER & PUMPING STATION – AND AIA CHICAGO

To celebrate our shared anniversary, AIA Chicago has partnered with the City of Chicago, Magnificent Mile Association, Water Tower Arts District, and other organizations on a free neighborhood festival honoring the 150th anniversary of the Water Tower and Pumping Station.

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September 22, 2019

African American Architectural Trolley Tour

Black architects are underrepresented yet have made considerable contributions to the Chicago cityscape. Join the Dean of the College of Architecture at Illinois Institute of Technology and tour notable projects by black architects on the south side of Chicago.

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