Upcoming Technical Workshops

  • Historic Survey Smart Tool Workshop (now a WEBINAR!)
    • Date: Thursday, May 21, 12:00 to 1:00 pm
  • Applying the SOI Standards for Rehabilitation
    • Date: Monday, August 3, 1:00 to 5:00 pm – Limit 20
    • Location: Tabor Opera House, 308 Harrison Ave, Leadville
    • Cost: $65 nonmembers, $50 CPI members
  • Crash Course in Historic Buildings & Restoration Effort
    • Date: Friday, October 16, 9:00 am to 1:00 pm – Limit 30
    • Location: St. Barnabas Episcopal Church – 1280 Vine St, Denver
    • Cost: $65 nonmembers, $50 CPI members

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Featured Project

Preservation for a Changing Colorado

The 2017 update, Preservation for a Changing Colorado, resulted from a partnership between Colorado Preservation and History Colorado and Colorado Preservation, Inc. Prepared by Clarion Associates, the new report and accompanying website document the economic benefits of rehabilitation projects, analyzes property values and neighborhood stability in local historic districts, and summarizes the increasing impact of heritage tourism, private preservation development and the success of Colorado’s Main Street program. In a key finding, researchers found that for every $1 million spent on historic preservation in Colorado leads to $1.03 million in additional spending, 14 new jobs, and $636,700 in increased household incomes across the state! The 2017 report also considers the important role preservation plays in helping Coloradans provide new spaces for creative communities and co-working, create and sustain meaningful places, respond to the state’s changing demographics, and address climate concerns. Click Here to see the full report, "Preservation for a Changing Colorado".