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Rep. Tulsi Gabbard Introduces Legislation to Honor Nation’s World War I Memorials

Repost Rep. Tulsi Gabbard Introduces Legislation to Honor Nation’s World War I Memorials November 9, 2017 Press Release Washington, DC—Ahead of the 100th Anniversary of World War I next year, Rep. Tulsi Gabbard (HI-02) today introduced bipartisan legislation to rehabilitate World War I memorials in Hawai‘i and across the country. [...]

November 9th, 2017|Comments Off on Rep. Tulsi Gabbard Introduces Legislation to Honor Nation’s World War I Memorials

ACT TODAY to Protect the Federal Historic Tax Credit

The Federal Historic Tax Credit is Under Threat. Find Out How You Can Help Protect It. WHAT IS IT? The Federal Historic Tax Credit (FHTC) program encourages private sector investment in the rehabilitation and re-use of historic buildings. It provides a 20% tax credit for the certified rehabilitation of historic [...]

October 30th, 2017|Comments Off on ACT TODAY to Protect the Federal Historic Tax Credit

Energy Conservation Measures for Historic Buildings

Glenn Mason, FAIA, president of Mason Architects, Inc.; Joseph Higgin, PE, associate principal/Hawaii operations manager with Allana Buick & Bers; and Ramsey Brown, resource acquisition manager with Hawaii Energy presented a session on energy conservation measures for historic buildings at the 2017 Pacific Building Trade Expo on October 24.  The [...]

October 25th, 2017|Comments Off on Energy Conservation Measures for Historic Buildings

Update on the Campaign to Save Lihue Post Office!

10/12/2017 - The public has until November 10 to submit comments in support of keeping the post office open at its Rice Street location: With the 2nd public meeting complete, the public is encouraged to submit comments to the USPS address noted below by Friday, November 10, 2017. Scroll down for [...]

September 12th, 2017|Comments Off on Update on the Campaign to Save Lihue Post Office!

Support Preservation this September through Foodland’s “Give Aloha” Campaign

Historic Hawaii Foundation will participate in Foodland's Annual Community Matching Gifts Program beginning September 1 What? Give Aloha, Foodland's Annual Community Matching Gifts Program, was created in 1999 to honor Foodland’s founder, Maurice J. "Sully" Sullivan, and continue his legacy of giving back to the community.  "Maurice J. "Sully" Sullivan (October [...]

August 31st, 2017|Comments Off on Support Preservation this September through Foodland’s “Give Aloha” Campaign

October Events on Kaua‘i & O‘ahu Foster Appreciation of Modern Architecture

Kaua‘i Modern Events to Share Mid-Century Modern Architecture within a Historical and Social Context This October, Historic Hawai‘i Foundation is partnering with the Hawai‘i chapter of Docomomo US to produce a multi-faceted study of Modern architecture on Kaua‘i.  Architectural historian Don Hibbard and noted author Pat Griffin will provide insight [...]

August 22nd, 2017|Comments Off on October Events on Kaua‘i & O‘ahu Foster Appreciation of Modern Architecture