Historic Properties Redevelopment Program

Preserving and revitalizing Historic Anacostia

Conservation Easement Program

A unique and powerful preservation tool that protects Washington’s historic buildings and neighborhoods.

Historic Preservation Resources

Information to help you learn about historic structures.

April 20, 2015

Nothing good happens in a vacant, blighted building.

2015 Properties In Need

The Anacostia Historic District in Washington, DC’s Ward 8, east of the river, which has experienced years of disinvestment, contains numerous irreplaceable historic buildings that are vacant and suffering from demolition by neglect. Removing blight and reclaiming these historic buildings will help stabilize the Anacostia neighborhood. Read more.

Preservation News

March 13, 2015

On March 12, 2015, the Trust’s Executive Director, Lauren McHale, was asked by DCHPO to testify in front of City Council, Committee of the Whole about the Trust’s Historic Properties Redevelopment Program. Lauren …Read more.

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