A tourism-driven building boom threatens the architecture that makes Savannah a destination

Emily Jones Jul 4, 2018
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A tourism-driven building boom threatens the architecture that makes Savannah a destination

Emily Jones Jul 4, 2018
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Like many old cities, Savannah, Georgia stakes a lot on its history. In fact the National Park Service calls Savannah’s downtown one of the largest urban Historic Landmark Districts in the country — a big draw for tourists and residents alike. But a familiar tension between building the future and preserving the past may be putting that rarefied district under threat.

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