#Landmarks4VECA Update From VECA’s newsletter update, sent July 21, 2021 @ 3:00 PM via [email protected]: “Yesterday, Tuesday, July 20 Memphis City Council voted yes for VECA to become a Local Landmarks District (Historic (H) Overlay District). Memphis City Council unanimously approved VEHD Ordinance No. 5789 with a vote 13 to
On June 15th, 2021, Memphis Heritage works with community leaders to publicize the unauthorized renovation on a 99-year old brick bungalow styled house, located at 287 Angelus St. See the full story by Tom Bailey on the Daily Memphian: https://dailymemphian.com/subscriber/section/neighborhoodsmidtown/article/22528/bungled-bungalow-evergreen-renovation-runs-afoul?fbclid=IwAR2GFAdCg412K5JyzH47VconhloJkl2LviLuxMXwBmZ-Y-jsiOJ0VZR075k
Status: Preserved Address: 120 N. East Yates Road, Memphis Built: 1970, with modest exterior additions in the 1980s Architectural Style: Modern Movement Original Function/Purpose: Religious institution The Anshei Sphard-Beth El Emeth Synagogue was placed on the National Register on July 24, 2020. History: The synagogue was designed by Francis Mah and Keith Kays.