Welcome to Preserve the ‘Burg
Preserve the ‘Burg, formerly St. Petersburg Preservation, asks you to join our movement to Educate, Advocate and Celebrate what make St. Pete special!
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Help Protect “First Block”
Where it all started for the ‘Burg!
Downtown’s First Block, home to the 1888 Detroit Hotel & Jannus Live, is threatened by the owner’s desire to redevelop the block with high rise buildings. Designating the block as a local historic district is the best way to protect its history and to keep it special. Click here to read more to send your message to City Council.
Yes to a Driftwood
No to " Bezu" Protect Downtown's
The look and feel of St. Petersburg, its sense of place, makes the city special and significantly contributes to its success. The development boom is changing the city and threatening that feel with out of scale development incompatible with its surroundings. Join our Advocacy Action Team – get the info you need and make your voice heard to keep St. Petersburg Special! Click here to join the cause!