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The ‘Badass” Historic Preservation Commission or Not! – Part 1

Buying property in a Historic District comes with certain responsibilities. “We are only the caretakers of these houses, which were here before we owned them and which will be here after we are gone. They contain the wood from the … Continue reading

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Celebrating The Rocky Mount Historic Districts – Why They Are Important

Central City Historic District There is a reason why Rocky Mount’s seven historic districts matter.¬†Neighborhoods preserve the historic, architectural, and aesthetic character and heritage of a community. They provide¬†a sense of place and continuity that not only contributes to community … Continue reading

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