Wednesday, June 6, 2018 - 6:00am – 8:30am

Approximately 3-mile round-trip hike from trailhead to the archaeological site of Brown’s Ranch, an early twentieth century ranch headquarters will encounter Arizona-Sonoran Desert environment. At the ranch, the tour will examine the archaeological remains of residential houses, water and cattle…

Wednesday, June 6, 2018 - 8:00am – 12:00pm

Archaeological consultants and agencies alike are grappling with questions about documenting the built environment during Class III surveys: How much research is necessary? Is it within the scope of work? Is the recorder qualified? Is it necessary to use the…

Wednesday, June 6, 2018 - 1:00pm – 5:00pm

Locating and designing cell towers has the potential to adversely affect historic properties, including archaeological sites, traditional cultural properties/landscapes, historic buildings, and historic districts. In this workshop, we review the two nationwide programmatic agreements and associated program comments and amendments,…

Wednesday, June 6, 2018 - 1:00pm – 5:00pm

Attend this workshop to learn about the issues that historic preservation commissioners face every day.  A survey will be taken of Certified Local Governments in Arizona to determine exactly what topics will be covered.  Those under consideration include: historic preservation…

Wednesday, June 6, 2018 - 5:00pm – 8:00pm

For those arriving early to attend pre-conference workshop sessions and tours, or those who just want to come in the night before the conference begins, please join us for an evening of networking, reconnecting, and frivolity the Sands Room in…

Thursday, June 7, 2018 - 5:30pm – 7:30pm

Please join us in the Sands Room for a welcome reception followed by our annual awards ceremony in the SoHo Ballroom. Cost: $0.00 – Included in Full Conference and Thursday Only Package; Registration required.
Eisendrath House. Photo provided by City of Tempe Historic Preservation Office. Used with permission.

Saturday, June 9th, 2018 - 9:00am – 12:00pm

Presenters / Guides: Hugh Hallman, former Mayor of Tempe / Hallman & Affiliates, PC; John Southard, City of Tempe Historic Preservation Officer; Bob Graham, Motley Design Group Adobe construction figures prominently into Tempe’s rich architectural history. The 1873 adobe home…