Georgia has begun redeveloping historic buildings with vigor. Macon is leading the way in that effort. But preservationists still have a way to go on selling history as a means to revive its urban core.
Tributes are pouring in for a Savannah preservationist being called an ambassador for Historic Savannah. Eighty-eight-year-old Leopold Adler the Second died Sunday on Skidaway Island. He worked for more than half a century perserving the city.
National Park Service officials say, they won't let people stay in historic homes on Cumberland Island. Leasing the homes is a point of contention at the National Seashore. Wilderness advocates want fewer people living on the island. Historic preservationists, however, worry, the Park Service doesn't have the resources to keep the homes in good condition.