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Modern Committee volunteer at rally. Photo by L.A. Conservancy

Denny's

Responding to a planned remodel in 1999, the Conservancy's Modern Committee helped persuade owners to retain Denny's distinctive "windmill" design.
Photo by Adrian Scott Fine/L.A. Conservancy

Ennis House

After the Ennis House was partially restored by the nonprofit Ennis House Foundation, it was purchased by business executive Ron Burkle in July 2011.
(l-r) Carthay Square, one of L.A.'s newest HPOZs, and Hollywood Grove. Photos by Adrian Scott Fine/L.A. Conservancy

Funding for Neighborhood Preservation

Every year, we advocate for adequate staff funding in the City of L.A. budget to support historic neighborhoods.
Photo by Barry Milofsky

Glen Lukens House

Once nearly forgotten and almost lost to demolition, the Glen Lukens House stands strong as a testament to private stewardship of historic homes.
Photo by Adrian Scott Fine/L.A. Conservancy

Hall of Justice

The Hall of Justice was re-dedicated in October 2014 following a two-year, $230 million rehabilitation by the County of Los Angeles.
Photo by Adrian Scott Fine / L.A. Conservancy

Hannah Carter Japanese Garden

UCLA agreed to a settlement for the Hannah Carter Japanese Garden, which was donated to the university in 1964 to be cared for and maintained in perpetuity. On April 25, 2017 the City Council voted in support of local landmark designation for the garden.
Banco Popular de Puerto Rico, Sears in Boyle Heights, and the former Hamburgers/May Company Department Store, all current projects made possible by the now-threatened Historic Tax Credit. Images from Conservancy archives.

Historic Tax Credit (HTC)

On November 2, 2017, congressional lawmakers introduced a tax reform bill that eliminates the Historic Tax Credit (HTC),
Photo by Adrian Scott Fine/L.A. Conservancy

Hunt Residence

In April 2014, the Hunt Residence was designated as a Historic-Cultural Monument (HCM) after nearly being demolished in November 2013.
Photo by Adrian Scott Fine/L.A. Conservancy

Jordan High School

In 2012 the Board of Education for the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) approved a revised development project that avoids demolition and preserves the core of this historic school campus.
Kronish House in 2011, prior to rehabilitation. Photo by Adrian Scott Fine/L.A. Conservancy

Kronish House

Following an intense advocacy campaign that spanned several years, the Kronish House has been rehabilitated and was listed on the Beverly Hills Local Register of Historic Properties in April 2015.
Photo courtesy Terry Guy on Flickr

Lankershim Depot

The Conservancy has long advocated for the restoration of the Lankershim Train Depot building, which historically anchored the entire North Hollywood community.
Girls' and Boys' gymnasiums. Photo by Flora Chou / L.A. Conservancy

Leuzinger High School

In 2012 a legal settlement was reached that ensures the primary buildings on the Leuzinger High School campus are to be preserved and sensitively rehabilitated.
Rehabilitation underway in 2013. Photo by Adrian Scott Fine/L.A. Conservancy

Lincoln Place

After a heated preservation battle spanning more than a decade, Lincoln Place thrives today with a mix of historic and new buildings.
Photo by Zeetz Jones

Los Angeles Central Library

On October 3, 1993 -- more than 15 years after the building was first threatened with demolition -- the Los Angeles Central Library re-opened in a grand community celebration.

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