Preservation Burlington


Patricia Araujo


Preservation Burlington produces a monthly walk through Burlington. It was founded in 1998 by local residents and preservationists to help bring families back to historic neighborhoods in the core of the city. For more information,

Programs in this Series

Format: 2019-02-18
Format: 2019-02-18
Burlington Cemetery Commission - 10/22/2015
Ron Wanamaker and Liisa Reimann speak with Sarah Dopp of the Chittenden County Historical Society, and Allison Curran and Donna Waldron, members of the Burlington Cemetery Commission, on the commission's function and how cemetery's provide a...
Preserving and Protecting Burlington's Historic Architecture - 09/24/2015
Board and Education Committee Members, Ron Wanamaker and Lisa Reiman, share current events and issues Preservation Burlington are involved with. More information on Preservation Burlington - Preservation Burlington
Historic Painted Theater Curtains - 08/27/2015
Guest Host Jacob Mushlin, speaks with Christine Hadsel, Director of Curtains Without Borders, a conservation project dedicated to documenting and preserving historic painted scenery.  More informatoin on the organization: www....
IPTW 2015 Workshop - 07/23/2015
Ron Wanamaker hosts Blyth McManus, Cultural Resources Intern with the National Park Service, on her advocacy work for historic preservation, and reflections on the International Preservation Trades Workshop - July 22-24 at the Shelburne Farms Coach...
Hosted by Ron Wanamaker - 06/25/2015
Ron Wanamaker speaks with Peter Owens, CEDO Director, to discuss the Neighborhood Stabilization Program. To Learn more about the Neighborhood Stabilization Program click here. For more info about Preservation Burlington visit- Preservation...
Buying and Planning the Restoration of Old Houses Revisited - 05/28/2015
Host Ron Wanamaker speaks with Karl Lukhaup PB board member, craftsman and new "old house" owner, along with partner Bess Levison, with an update of the challenges of buying and planning the restoration of an old house. Karl and Bess...
Classic Sloop "Friend Ship" - Lake Champlain Sailing Cruises - 04/23/2015
Ron Wanamaker hosts Captain Mike Crowley of the Whistling Man Schooner Company and Captain of the classic sloop 'Friend Ship', departing for her slip next to ECHO, May until early October.  More information: More...
Preservation - Restoration - 03/26/2015
Chris McCandless, a restorer and preservationist through many local projects, speaks with Ron Wanamaker, Preservation Burlington Boad Member on the passion and importance of preservatoin-restoratoin. Show hosted by Preservation Burlington. 
Burlington Firefighting - 02/26/2015
Ron Wanamaker hosts Liisa Reimann, author of 'Burlington Firefighting', discussing the history and development of the Burlington Fire Department. Besides being a local author, Liisa is also a board member of Preservatoin Burlington, serving...
Lost Shul Mural - Preparing for the Move - 01/30/2015
Ron Wanamaker leads viewers on a tour of the Chai Adam Synagogue on Burlington's Hyde Street, as preparations are made for the continuing restoration, removal and moving of the historic 1910 mural, representative of traditional Eastern European...
Lost Shul Mural - 01/22/2015
Ron Wanamaker hosts Aaron Goldberg, Lost Shul Mural Project Co-director, on this historic preservation effort in Burlington's Old North End.  more information at: More information on Preservation Burlington - ...
Form-Based Code - What Is It? - 12/18/2014
Host Ron Wanamaker speaks with Paul Dreher, Zoning Administrator for Newport, Vermont, on the use of 'form-based code' for city development.
Vermont Architectural History - 11/21/2014
Host Ron Wanamaker speaks with co-authors of a recent book on Vermont Architecture 'Buildings of Vermont' Glenn Andres and Curtis Johnson.
October is Cemetery Month - 10/23/2014
Host Ron Wanamaker speaks with Liisa Reimann, Architectural Historian, on the burial places, histories and occupants of some of the areas cemeteries.  Monthly call in show hosted by Preservation Burlington. 
Window Restoration - 09/25/2014
Host Ron Wanamaker speaks with expert window restorer Amy Mentes on the 'how-to's' .  Monthly call in show hosted by Preservation Burlington.