Working Collectively to Reverse Neighborhood Decline

Partners for Neighborhood Renewal – Poplar Lawn, funded and facilitated by The Cameron Foundation, brings together nonprofit housing and preservation organizations with the City of Petersburg to demonstrate that distressed historic neighborhoods can be saved by targeting resources. Pictured here, project:HOMES is undertaking a shell renovation to become a model home for sale in the Poplar Lawn Historic District, thereby helping to preserve the community’s historic housing stock and establish higher market values.