Mixed-use space to Open in 2023 The Northside High School building on Vollintine Avenue has been without a school for years. Earlier in 2020, the…Read More Former Northside High School Environmental Abatement set to start
Tag: Neighborhood Preservation Inc.
Lamar Avenue Rezoning, Neighborhood Revitalization
Planning leaders discuss the rezoning of this auto-centric corridor and new approaches to improving livability along major commercial thoroughfares like Lamar, including Summer and Union…Read More Lamar Avenue Rezoning, Neighborhood Revitalization
Shining a light on our neighborhoods, and our grassroots leaders
NPI’s Summit Awards for Grassroots & Neighborhood Leaders Set for an Online Ceremony August 28 By Jeff Hulett, with Mark Fleischer An unsung hero of…Read More Shining a light on our neighborhoods, and our grassroots leaders
The Eviction Crisis
Stormy days are ahead unless we do something “I think if we want our recovery from the growing eviction issue to look the way we…Read More The Eviction Crisis
WCS & NPI: Partnering to remove systemic obstacles that affect students’ lives, communities, and families.
Whole Child Strategies partners with Neighborhood Preservation, Inc. in a shared commitment to resolving the systemic barriers to equality in Memphis neighborhoods. Feature photo: Student…Read More WCS & NPI: Partnering to remove systemic obstacles that affect students’ lives, communities, and families.
“These are truly unprecedented events,” but we will find a way
A note from the NPI President on postponements of Code Enforcement and NPS conferences By Steve Barlow Did you know that you could put a…Read More “These are truly unprecedented events,” but we will find a way
NPI Team gets first look at venue for the 2020 Summit: abandoned Northside High School
NPI CONNECTIONS By Mark Fleischer “It’s like they just walked out. Like the rapture came and they just left.” Beth Flanagan, a NPI consultant and…Read More NPI Team gets first look at venue for the 2020 Summit: abandoned Northside High School
Off the Endangered List: The Clayborn Temple
Profile #4 in StoryBoard’s look at progress in historic preservation over the last decade HISTORIC PRESERVATION By Charlie Lambert In 2015, the historic and deteriorating…Read More Off the Endangered List: The Clayborn Temple
Fighting Blight for Nine Years and Counting
NEIGHBORHOOD PRESERVATION INC. A Holiday Letter From the NPI President By Steve Barlow On December 1, 2019, Neighborhood Preservation, Inc. turned nine years old. I…Read More Fighting Blight for Nine Years and Counting
MEMPHIS MIDDLE NEIGHBORHOODS: Moving the Needle in the Right Places
NPI | POLICY BRIEFS By Austin Harrison For decades now local governments across America have been hesitant to target neighborhood and housing resources into the…Read More MEMPHIS MIDDLE NEIGHBORHOODS: Moving the Needle in the Right Places