Posted in January 2018

Your Guide to Owning a Historic Home

The Lawrence Preservation Alliance has created a guide to owning a historic home in Lawrence.  The two page guide includes answers to questions such as:  How does historic designation affect what I can do with my property?  How do I know if my project requires review?  How does historic review work?  and more!  Read the … Continue reading »

Wishing Bench Update

We’ve reached our Wishing Bench Repair Fund goal, and then some.  Thanks friends!   We’d like to especially thank ELNA Board member Catherine Reed for bringing the item to ELNA’s attention and for her pictures of the bench.  Thanks too to Joanna Hlavacek at the Journal World for covering the story, and to ELNA Board … Continue reading »

2018 ELNA Meetings

ELNA meets each month, typically on the first Monday of the month, unless the first Monday is a holiday. Agendas for each meeting can always be viewed here.  Minutes and agendas are posted, as available, on the Meetings tab.   January 8th, *moved one week due to holiday* New York School February 5th, New York School … Continue reading »

Rebuilding East Ninth Street Together

At the January 8th ELNA meeting, collaborators Cindy Maude of the Lawrence Arts Center, Joshua Davis and Dave Loewenstein, of the ELNA Board, presented their proposal for how to utilize the Arts Place Grant to create a new East Ninth project.  The draft of that proposal can be found here.  Cindy, Joshua, and Dave anticipate … Continue reading »