Preservation Dayton Presents – Urban Living Expo

18 Sep

Urban Living Expo

Sunday, September 27, 2015, 2–5 p.m.

Wright Dunbar-Village, Dayton, Ohio

Preservation Dayton, Inc. will hold its second Urban Living Expo in Wright-Dunbar Village on Sunday, September 27, 2015, 2:00 – 5:00 p.m.   Explore the joys of living in one of Dayton’s vibrant historic neighborhoods. The inaugural Urban Living Expo held in April featured the Huffman Historic District with sessions on historic preservation tax credits, urban gardening, historic fences, and a social hour at the coop-owned Fifth Street Brewpub.

Concurrent interactive sessions of the September event cover:

Urban Living Expo Sept 27, 2015REAP, Dayton’s “Real Estate Acquisition Program,” what it is and how it works, as well as examples of how this program has transformed vacant properties into viable productive homes.

Renovating Historic Windows: Yes, old windows can be made both attractive and energy efficient.

Propolis Project: Learn about the bee re-population planned for National Park property in Wright-Dunbar and at Huffman Prairie.

Self-Guided Tour of Wright-Dunbar Neighborhood:

Meet residents and neighbors on a self-guided tour of the Wright-Dunbar neighborhood, surrounding Dayton Aviation Heritage National Historical Park.

Keep the Creative Juices flowing: End your tour and continue the discussion at Weekend Ribs, 1101 West Third Street, across from the Dayton Aviation Heritage National Historical Park visitor center. This delicious soul food restaurant is a vibrant part of the revitalization of the West Third Street Business District.

Cost for Urban Expo:  $5 adults, children free —All proceeds benefit PDI, Inc.

Purchase tickets the day of the tour at the Inner West Priority Board Office 1024 West 3rd Street, or online at

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