Historic Preservation in the News  

DestinationsSA Magazine

Destinations San Antonio Magazine - monthly articles

The Office of Historic Preservation contributes a monthly article to Destinations San Antonio Magazine on a variety of preservation topics.  Check out all of our articles here!

Office of Historic Preservation Articles

Deciphering the Guidelines:  Historic Roofs

Deciphering the Guidelines: Window Preservation

Downtown Churches of San Antonio

Preservation News Articles

S.T.A.R. in Dignowity Hill

"1961 Mid-Century Modern Time Capsule House in Minnesota" - Retro Renovation

"Oakwood Controversy Over 'Contemporary' House Disturbing on Many Levels" - Newsobserver.com

"Relocating the Entire House" - SA Express News

"Search for Original Mission May Resume in Spring" - SA Express News

"This Could be Alamo Story's Opening Chapter" - SA Express News

"Eastside Cemeteries in Halloween Spotlight" - Jeremy Gerlach

"Volunteers Spruce up Highland Park Homes" - SA Express News

"Cool Crest to Open June 30" - SA Express News

"1755 Virginia Cabin Considered for S.A. Landmark" - SA Express News

"Work and Play on Green Day" - AIA Committee on the Environment (COTE)

"San Antonio to Celebrate National Historic Preservation Month" - SA Express News

"Long-buried Parts of Acequia Unearthed" - San Antonio Express News

World Heritage Nomination of San Antonio Missions radio story - Texas News Service

"Villa Finale: From Boarding House to Local Gem" - PreservationNation Blog

"Students Repair Homes in Historic East Side Neighborhood" - SA Express News

"Cool Crest on the Road to Recovery" - San Antonio Express News

"UTSA Architecture Program Giving Architects a Re-education in Preservation" - TPR

"Invisible Sustainability: Hidden Environmental Practices Benefit Texas' Historic Structures" - The Medallion

"Pocket Neighborhoods: Building Blocks for Resilient Communities"

"Density Without High-Rises?" - Better! Cities & Towns

"Buildings Don't Have to be New to be Green" - The Seattle Times

HPO to Attend Women's Resources Leadership America Class of 2012

San Antonio Conservation Society Preservation Awards - SA Express News

"Taste of California Roadside Architecture" - Cherise Bell - SA Express News

"Battle of Medina Site Found, Geologist Says" - San Antonio Express News

"Regular Window Maintenance/Repair Can Offer Long-Term Investment" - Christine Vina - San Antonio Express News

"Campaign Highlights Historical Power" - San Antonio Express News

"Ellis Alley Settlement Enjoying a Rebirth" - San Antonio Express News

Historic Acquisition Program in San Antonio - San Antonio Express News

"City Archaeologist Hindes Scrutinizes Excavations" - San Antonio Express News

"San Antonio Historic Homes Get Modern" - San Antonio Express News

S.T.A.R. in San Antonio Magazine January 2012

S.T.A.R. in UTSA College of Architecture Winter 2011 Newsletter (pg. 7)

City Cemetery Records Kept at Central Library - SA Express News

City Archives Digitized

Design Guidelines Public Meeting

Texas Highways - October 2011 - "Meet Me at the Plazas" by Gene Fowler

Japonism in SA Architecture - Ron Bechtol

Hugman Tour - International Downtown Association Merit Award

Historic Preservation Officer Featured Guest on the SA Confidential Show

Putting Teeth in Preservation - New Historic Building Enforcement Officer

Letting the Bands Play On - Lerma's Nite Club

Arrol Gellner - Match Windows to Your Home's Architecture

Arrol Gellner - Best Windows - Vinyl, Aluminum, or Wood?

National Trust for Historic Preservation - S.T.A.R. Program in San Antonio

On the Town - May 2011

San Antonio Magazine - May 2011

Maldonado Building - 1312 Guadalupe

Amazing Preservation Race for Kids - 2011

Westside Tour - May 2011

Texas Star Trail - May 2011

S.T.A.R. - Dignowity Hill

Preserving La Villita

Archaeology in Brackenridge Park

Archaeology in Brackenridge Park