Take Our Survey and Help Guide Cincinnati Preservation

We are asking the preservation community to take a short survey and are inspired by the results so far. Over 100 replies in the first day! The survey will be used to plan new initiatives and to improve ongoing programs. Plus we have two gifts that will be awarded by a drawing. Two…

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Woodward Theater Marque Celebration: March 2, 6:00 PM

“The Big Turn On Festival” during Over-the-Rhine’s 27th Annual Bockfest Join us for the Woodward Theater Marque Lighting Party. Your voting helped Cincinnati Preservation win $150,000 to restore the 1913 marque of the Woodward Theater. Hope to see you there! There are a number of events to celebrate the completion of the project…

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Welcome CPA’s New Trustees

William Baumann has had an extensive, successful career in the media and entertainment industries. His executive positions have included serving as Senior Vice President of Corporate Development at Taft Broadcasting and Executive Vice President of Great American Communications. He is currently Managing Partner of WB Advisors, providing management consulting services for small and…

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819 Elm Street at Risk of Demolition

Downtown’s Windisch Building Endangered, Historic Conservation Board Demolition Hearing on November 19th, 3:00 PM, 805 Central Avenue, Suite 500. Twelve years ago, the Windisch Building at 819 Elm Street came close to being torn down for new condos. Now the present owners have proposed to demolish it and construct a modern five-story glass…

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Candidate Responses to Historic Preservation Survey – 2017

We would like to thank all of the candidates and voters who participated in the Historic Preservation Candidate’s Forum at Memorial Hall on September 19, 2017. The candidates for the office of Mayor and 16 candidates for City Council appeared and discussed their views on the role of  preservation. The audience of over…

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Preservation Revolving Fund Team Visit

Thanks to all the groups and individuals who helped make the Revolving Fund Site Visit a success.  We are working on the report and will have more about this new preservation tool soon. Since its founding in 1964 the Cincinnati Preservation Association (CPA) has been active in the areas of education, advocacy and…

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Sign Up For Preservation Updates

Thanks for signing up! Sign-up to Receive Preservation Updates from Cincinnati Preservation Join our mailing list to stay informed. We send about one email a month unless there is an important preservation issue. Please complete the information below and click Sign Up. Email Address First Name Last Name Sign Up By submitting this…

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Monthly Giving May Work for You

Act as if what you do makes a difference. It does.   — William James By making a monthly or recurring gift to CPA, which you can easily set up through your bank, you never have to worry about writing a check or waiting for due date notification. We will let you know when…

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Dennison Hotel

Update:  The demolition of of the Dennison began in March of 2017.  It is a tradgy to lose this important building at a time when so many of our historic buildings are being renovated.  Cincinnati Preservation Association (CPA) and Cincinnati Preservation Collective CPC) are grateful for the widespread support for our efforts to save…

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