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Help shape the future: Isaacs project open house

There will be an Open House at 4:00 today (Tuesday, April 14) at Green Park School, for information about and public comment on proposals for how to configure Isaacs Avenue from Rose to Ash, as part of as major transportation project. Walla Walla 2020 has from its inception promoted the idea that transportation is more […]

Find Walla Walla 2020 on Facebook

Walla Walla 2020 is currently on Facebook under the name Sustainable Walla Walla, which is a committee we organized in March 2008 that has now been taken more actively under 2020’s wing.

Walla Walla 2020 website treasure trove of historical sites

Walla Walla Union Bulletin : By Annie Charnley Eveland : As of Saturday, January 31, 2015 As temperatures hover near some semblance of warmth and the weather hints at improving, consider checking out the historic homes and buildings in this area by bike, on foot or on four wheels. You may live in one of these […]

2003 Awards Granted — Grand Prize Winner: Marcus Whitman Hotel and Conference Center, Six Other Major Awards Granted

The Grand Prize in this year’s Walla Walla 2020 Architectural Awards competition went to the Marcus Whitman Hotel and Conference Center, for the “loving and successful restoration and renovation of the historic 1928 hotel, and the addition of a compatible new conference center in downtown Walla Walla.”  Six other major awards were made, eleven projects […]

2000 Awards Granted — Grand Prize Winner: Whitehouse-Crawford, Ten Other Projects Win Awards

The Grand Prize in the year 2000 Walla Walla 2020 Architectural Awards competition went to Salvation! LLC, owner of the Whitehouse-Crawford Building at 3rd and Cherry in downtown Walla Walla, for the rescue, restoration, renovation and reuse of the historic 1904 planning mill for use as a gourmet restaurant and winery. Three other major awards […]

1999 Awards Granted — Grand Prize Winner: Hunter Conservatory, Whitman Colleges and 7 Other Major Projects

The Grand Prize in the year 1999 Walla Walla 2020 Architectural Awards competition went to Hunter Conservatory at Whitman College, for the renovation and restoration of the historic 1910 music building at Park and Boyer Avenue for use as a media center. Awards were made and six projects were honored with certificates of merit in […]

Walla Walla Architectual Award Winners: 1988-1998

The following projects have received Walla Walla 2020 Architectural Awards in past years. The 1988-1995 awards were made the following year for projects completed in those years. The 1997 awards, labeled 1996-97, were for projects completed from 1996 through the March, 1997 awards ceremony. The 1998 awards were presented in March, 1998. Please note that […]

History of Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church (formerly Emmaus Evangelical Lutheran Church)

  Fiftieth Anniversary of Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church Congregation – May 3, 1959 NOTE: The following text is taken from the program given to congregation members on May 3, 1959, the fiftieth anniversary ceremony for Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church (formerly Emmaus Evangelical Lutheran Church)   Pastors: Rev. Roland A. Langbecker – Present Pastor Rev. Elmer E. Streufert – […]