Press Releases

The Preservation Alliance of Minnesota Names Doug Gasek as new Executive Director

Contact Will O’Keefe Communication & Programs Coordinator wokeefe@mnpreservation.org 651.293.9047 x2 612.877.2380 The Preservation Alliance of Minnesota Names Doug Gasek as new Executive Director Former Executive Director of Alaska Association for Historic Preservation Will Oversee Growing Statewide Organization SAINT PAUL, MN, October 1, 2012 – The Preservation Alliance of Minnesota (PAM), the only statewide, private, non-profit […]

Preservation Alliance of Minnesota Begins Hiring Process for Executive Director

CONTACT Will O’Keefe Communication and Programs Coordinator wokeefe@mnpreservation.org 651.293.9047 x2 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Preservation Alliance of Minnesota Begins Hiring Process for Executive Director Posting is open through July 30, 2012. (St. Paul, MN – July 5, 2012) – The Preservation Alliance of Minnesota (PAM) has posted a job description for the Executive Director role […]

The Cultural Landscape Foundation and Preservation Alliance of Minnesota File Suit Against City of Minneapolis to Protect Peavey Plaza

Media Contact: Nord Wennerstrom | T: 202.255.7076 | E: nord@tclf.org Will O’Keefe I T: 651.293.9047 I E: wokeefe@mnpreservation.org The Cultural Landscape Foundation and Preservation Alliance of Minnesota File Suit Against City of Minneapolis to Protect Peavey Plaza Washington, DC (June 28, 2012) – The Cultural Landscape Foundation (TCLF) and the Preservation Alliance of Minnesota (PAM) today filed suit […]

Call for Nominations Issued for Minnesota Preservation Awards

CONTACT: Will O’Keefe Communication & Programs Coordinator wokeefe@mnpreservation.org 651.293.9047 (o) 612.877.2380 (c)   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Call for Nominations Issued for Minnesota Preservation Awards 28th annual awards program highlights top preservation achievements   (ST. PAUL, Minn.) June 1, 2012— Nominations are now being accepted for the 2012 Minnesota Preservation Awards, a program run by […]

Preservation Alliance of Minnesota Executive Director to Step Down in June

CONTACT Will O’Keefe Communication and Programs Coordinator wokeefe@mnpreservation.org 651.293.9047 x2   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 9, 2012   Preservation Alliance of Minnesota Executive Director to Step Down in June Bonnie McDonald resigns position to accept Illinois opportunity (St. Paul, MN – May 9, 2012) – The Preservation Alliance of Minnesota (“PAM”) announced today that Executive […]

Third Annual (Anti)Wrecking Ball Planned for May 18, 2012

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Erin Hanafin Berg Field Representative Preservation Alliance of Minnesota O: 651.293.9047 x3 / C: 651.353.1394 ehberg@mnpreservation.org Third Annual (Anti)Wrecking Ball Planned for May 18, 2012 Fundraiser benefiting Preservation Alliance of Minnesota celebrates fifty years of preservation activity with interactive exhibit (ST. PAUL, MINN—MAY 4, 2012) — The Preservation Alliance of Minnesota (PAM) […]

Minnesota’s National Preservation Month Events

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Will O’Keefe E: wokeefe@mnpreservation.org O: 651.293.9047 x 101 C: 612.877.2380 Minnesota’s National Preservation Month Events Saint Paul, Minn. (April 24, 2012) Each May, cities across Minnesota create events, tours and displays to highlight their local historic properties for National Preservation Month. With this year’s theme focusing on “Discovering America’s Hidden Gems,” […]

PAM Receives $15,000 Grant for Preservation Real Estate Study

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Will O’Keefe e: wokeefe@mnpreservation.org o: 651.293.9047 x2 c: 612.877.2380   PAM Receives $15,000 Grant for Preservation Real Estate Study Study will assess the viability of a revolving fund for historic properties in Minnesota (ST. PAUL, MINN. – February 13, 2012) Last Friday, the Preservation Alliance of Minnesota (PAM) received a $15,000 grant […]

Howe School Avoids Demolition

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                          Contact: Will O’Keefe e: wokeefe@mnpreservation.org o: 651-293-9047 c: 612-877-2380   Howe School Avoids Demolition Minneapolis Public Schools announces intent to reopen three public schools in Minneapolis (ST. PAUL, MINN.—December 1, 2011)  Tuesday evening, Minneapolis school board members approved a $18 million capital improvement plan that will alleviate overcrowding caused by an increase […]

Students Offer Reuse Solutions for 7 Endangered Minnesota Properties

Contact: Will O’Keefe Communication & Programs Coordinator Preservation Alliance of Minnesota wokeefe@mnpreservation.org 651.293.9047  Students Offer Reuse Solutions for 7 Endangered Minnesota Properties University of Minnesota architecture students’ ideas featured at Student Design Forum (Saint Paul, Minnesota – November 30, 2011) – Tuesday night, fourteen students from the University of Minnesota presented at the Student Design […]