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Part of the Places2040 Team

We have joined the PLACES2040 team!  If you have not heard about their plan for the future of Lancaster County, it is time.     Listen to leaders around Lancaster, including our President Gary P. Klinger, talk about what we all can do to help their mission. “The job can’t be done just through our…

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Membership

In 2016 the Historic Preservation Trust is celebrating our 50th anniversary of working to preserve the historic sites and buildings of Lancaster County. Our County is far more urban, more developed and more metropolitan then it was in 1966 when the Trust was founded. Historic sites and buildings have never been more threatened than they…

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Nominations for 2016 C. Emlen Urban Award Winners

Historic buildings are more than just buildings with character; they are reminders of Lancaster County’s place in American history. When we lose historic buildings, we lose a piece of history. Each year the Trust gives awards to individuals and businesses for their dedication to historic preservation. The Trust will soon begin accepting nominations of individuals…

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2015 Annual Meeting and Awards Dinner

The Trust held its 2015 C. Emlen Urban Awards dinner and Annual Meeting on November 10, 2015, at the Lancaster Country Club. The dinner was a huge success, with 175 attending to honor our 2015 award winners for their work and dedication to historic preservation, and to meet the new Board of Directors. The Trust…

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2015 Gourmet Gala – No More Tickets Available – Sold Out

Tickets for the Gourmet Gala at The Farm at Eagles Ridge on Sunday, May 17, have been sold out. “Every year interest in the gala grows, but this year exceeds our expectations,” said Lisa Horst, president of the Historic Preservation Trust Board of Directors. “Invitations were mailed two weeks ago. We will be welcoming a…

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2015 Historic Preservation Award Nomination Forms Available

Nominations for the annual awards for excellence in historic preservation are being accepted by the Historic Preservation Trust of Lancaster County through Friday, July 3, 2015. “Increased awareness of the importance of historic preservation in Lancaster County seems to be a factor in the growing acceptance of adaptive re-use of historic buildings,” said Lisa Horst,…

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The Farm at Eagles Ridge Chosen to Host the 2015 Gourmet Gala

  The Farm at Eagles Ridge at 465 Long Lane, a few miles from downtown Lancaster, has been chosen as the host site for the 2015 Gourmet Gala on Sunday, May 17, from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. “As part of our on-going education outreach efforts, the Historic Preservation Trust selects a historic property in Lancaster…

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2015 Gourmet Gala Sponsors

        The Farm at Eagles Ridge  (host site)       Lancaster County Magazine (media sponsor)               PPL Electric Utilities ($2000)       Willow Valley Communities ($2000)                 White Horse Construction ($1250)            …

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