Join and get involved with the MI Impact Coalition  and MHPN as we work to bring back Michigan’s State Rehab Tax  Credit. New bills were introduced in the house & senate January 2019. 

Press Releases & Email Blasts

2017 Press Releases & Email Blasts

A Tour and Awards Added to Fall Benefit Festivities (9.27.2017)

Predevelopment Loans Given to Help Three Rehabilitation Projects (9.5.2017)

Fox Creek Park_Art Beyond Borders – Press Release (7.18.2017)

Action Alert: Reinstatement of Historic Preservation Tax Credit Introduced in Michigan Senate (7.17.2017)

Michigan Historic Preservation Network Backs Tax Credit Legislation (6.23.2017) email blast

37th Annual Conference – 2017 MHPN Award Winners (5.5.2017) email blast

37th Annual Conference – Free & Low Cost Programs (2.28.2017)

37th Annual Conference – Petoskey, Emmet County, Michigan (2.28.2017)

ACTION ALERT Federal Historic Tax Credits Theatened (1.16.2017)

MHPN Historic Preservation Advocacy Day Registration is now open (1.5.2017)


2016 Press Releases & Email Blasts

Veto TIF Bills SB 619-624 (12.30.2016)

Give To the MHPN Before Clock Strikes (12.28.2016)

Holiday Shopping Tips that Benefit You AND the MHPN (12.13.2016)

CALL TO ACTION Advocacy Needed to Save Federal Historic Tax Credits (12.13.2016)

Dont Forget the MHPN as 2016 Comes to a Close (11.27.2016)

“Shop Small” on November 26 and remember to give to the MHPN (11.23.2016)

Your Holiday Shopping Dollars go Further if you Shop Small (11.22.2016)

We welcome your generous contribution to the MHPN 2016 silent and live auctions (8.14.2016)

There are so many ways you can be involved with MHPN (8.10.2016)

Summer is still in full swing and a great time to support the MHPN (8.3.2016)

“Imagine the Power of Partnerships” MHPN Seeks Conference Session Abstracts (7.2.2016)

Registration now open for the Jefferson Chalmers Block Build (5.2.2016)

Good news on HB 5232 (4.26.2016)

Advocacy Update HB 5232 March 31 2016 (4.4.2016)

MHPN and Preservation Detroit Advocacy Day March 23 2016 (3.12.2016)

Learn how to effectively advocate for historic preservation (3.2.2016)

Update Substitute HB 5232 Introduced (2.25.2016)

ALERT Local Government House Committee Meeting Wednesday 2-24 (2.23.2016)


Show Your Heart Support Our Local Historic Districts (2.11.2016)

Kick it Up a Notch (2.8.2016)

Advocacy Alert Historic Resources in Jeopardy with HB 5232 SB 720 (1.28.2016)

2015 Press Releases & Email Blasts

You Can Shop for Everyone AND Help the Michigan Historic Preservation Network TOO! (December 9, 2015)

Don’t forget the Michigan Historic Preservation Network as 2015 Comes to a Close! (November 30, 2015)

The Michigan Historic Preservation Network invites you to be creative and “Shop Small” on Saturday, November 28 (November 23, 2015)

Don’t Forget! On-Line Registration for the Tea Party on Main Street in Downtown Wayne ends Wednesday, November 4

(October 30, 2015)

“Always Seeking Modern” A Success (June 15, 2015)

Always Seeking Modern…A Conference for ALL of Michigan (April 19, 2015)

MHPN Hosts two-part session, “Incentives for Successful Preservation Projects” (April 10, 2015)

Brick + Beam Detroit Selected as Knight Cities Challenge Winner (March 31, 2015)

Online Registration Now Open for the 2015 MHPN Conference in Midland (March 27, 2015)

1772 Foundation Awards MHPN $150,000 to Fund Jefferson-Chalmers Preservation Demonstration Project over Two Years (March 9, 2015)

35th Annual Statewide Preservation Conference “Always Seeking Modern” – long (March 6, 2015)

35th Annual Statewide Preservation Conference “Always Seeking Modern” – 3 short (March 6, 2015)

Two Free Preservation Trade Workshops Offered in March, 2015 (February 2015)

Michigan “Missing Middle” Housing Design Competition (February 2015)

Brick + Beam Detroit Selected as Knight Cities Finalist (January 13, 2015) (word document)  (PDF)

Emilie Evans, MHPN/NTHP Detroit Preservation Specialist, Accepts Opportunity with PlaceEconomics (January 6, 2015)

2014 Press Releases & Email Blasts

MHPN Fall Benefit_Tibbits Opera House, Coldwater, October 11, 2014

It is just around the corner.. (MHPN Fall Benefit Reminder 9.22.2014)

Land Bank Bulldozers (City Pulse, 9.14.2014)

South Fox Island Lighthouse Window Workshop September 5th – September 7th, 2014 (8.8.2014)

MHPN Fall Benefit hosted at Coldwater’s extraordinary Tibbits Opera House (8.4.2014)

MHPN Video Promotes Preservation and Rehabiliation Across Detroit (7.25.2014)

Your summertime support is important to the MHPN (7.9.2014)

Registration for MHPN at Cliff Bell’s in Detroit Extended to June 8th!_(5.27.2014)

MHPN Celebrates our 2014 Winners (5.5.2014)

Countdown to MHPN Conference (5.4.2014)

2014 MHPN Keynote Speaker (5.2.2014)

Seeking Treasures for MHPN Silent Auction (4.17.2014)

MHPN hosts workshop, “Incentives for Successful Preservation Projects” (4.7.2014)

Tourist Oriented Directional Signage (4.4.2014)

Early Bird Registration Coming to an End & Share your Preservation Videos! (4.2.2014)

Historic Preservation Workshop, Saturday April 12th (3.31.2014)

MHPN Conference Online Registration NOW OPEN! (3.14.2014)

Help Protect the Federal Historic Preservation Tax Credit! (3.3.2014)

MHPN Seeking Applicants for Two-Week Wood Window Restoration Workshop (2.23.2014)

MHPN Announces Launch of an Intervention Loan Program (2.16.2014)

UPDATE Presbyterian Camp in Saugatuck (2.14.2014)

Youth Build_1.20.2014

Sign today to help protect the future of the Presbyterian Camp in Saugatuck

Presbytery of Chicago Contacts (2.6.2014)

Youth Build_1.20.2014

Preservation Advocates Announce Survey of Historic Detroit Neighborhoods to Inform Demolition Decisions_1.8.2014

2013 Press Releases & Email Blasts

Don’t Consider This One More Year-End Gift Solicitation! 12.30.2013

Have You Remembered the Michigan Historic Preservation Network_12.11.2013

Consider a place on your gift list for the Michigan Historic Preservation Network! 11.28.2013

Fall Benefit – October 25 2013 Press_Release




Detroit_Regional_Workshop_press_release 8.31.2013

Saugatuck Dunes 8.24.2013

Holland Historic Preservation Regional Workshop_05.06.2013

MHPN Names Preservation Award Winners for 2013

Incentives for Successful Preservation Projects at MHPN Conference!

Does your community have something great to screen

Treasures Needed For the MHPN Silent Auction!

Press_Release Track 3 Sessions_-2013-03.4_FINAL

Press_Release Track 2 Sessions_-2013-03.4_FINAL

Detroit Preservation Specialist_4.19.2013



MHPN Accepts Easements on Two Marshall, Michigan Houses



Burke House

Burke_House1 Burke_house_2 Burke_house_3


Mengel House

Mengel_1 Mengel_2


Putting_the_Right_in_Right_Sizing (press release)_11.20.2012

Hill House, Saginaw, Michigan

Right-Sizing_A Tale of Two Cities email blast



2011 Press Releases & Email Blasts

Workshop Provides Job Training in Muskegon, 11.14.2011

Free Workshop December 2-3 in Ypsilanti, 11.09.2011

2011 Window Workshop, 10.24.2011

MHPN Fills Three Board Positions, 10.03.2011

Final Call For MHPN 2012 Conference Abstracts, 9.06.2011

Join Us at the 17th Annual MHPN Fall Benefit, 8.24.2011

Join the MHPN in Moving Forward, 8.17.2011

Save the Date – MHPN Fall Benefit, 7.28.2011

2012 MHPN Conference Call for Abstracts, 7.22.2011

And the Winner is…, 7.11.2011

Requiem for Michigan’s Historic Tax Credits, 6.10.2011

National Trust for Historic Places – This Place Matters Community Challenge, 6-1-2011

MHPN Supports Retention of Historic Tax Credit, 2-24-2011


2010 Press Releases & Email Blasts

Make a Donation or Volunteer Today! 12-2-10

Summer in Michigan… you have to love it! 7-7-10

MHPN Summer House Party – Cancelled! 6-25-10


Summer of fun with MHPN, 7-1-2010

Federal Historic Rehabilitation Tax Credits, 5-18-2010

MHPN Recognized with 2010 Governor’s Award for Historic Preservation, 5-14-2010

“Free and Open to the Public” Sessions at MHPN Conference, 5-9-2010

2010 MHPN Preservation Awards, 5-4-2010

Think sunset over Lake Michigan…and join us for a unique evening benefitting the MHPN, 5-3-2010

Michigan’s Historic Properties Incentives, 4-20-2010

Ann Arbor Hosts MHPN’s 30th Annual Conference, 3-31-2020

Support MHPN While Promoting Your Business, 2-28-2010

Ground-Breaking Sustainable Jobs Training, 2-26-2010

Marquette Michigan Named as a NTHP Dozen Distinctive Destination, 2-12-2010

It’s Not Too Late…MHPN Awards Nominations, 1-17-2010

NAPC Forum 2010 – Grand Rapids Rendezvous, 12-6-2009

Conference Press Release, March 31, 2010

HRC Membership is March 1, 2010

Marquette Distinct Destination is February 12, 2010

Call for Award Nominations, January 17, 2010


2009 Press Releases & Email Blasts

You Can Help Historic Preservation In Michigan, 11-29-2009

Musings from Michigan, November 5, 2009

Musings from Michigan 11-5-2009

My Michigan 10-5-2009

Leadership Award Presented to MHC’s Sandra Clark 9-16-2009

Window Workshop, July 2009