The Capitol Zoning District Commission denied the city's request to demolish the property this past summer. The QQA is working with the owner to identify a non-profit to accept the property as a donation or a buyer to purchase the property. The new owner will initiate a National Register listing of the Wilson House and undertake rehabilitation.
2901-2903 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Drive
Myron & Stephanie Jackson, pictured with Belynda Jeffries and Helen Jeffries, have purchased the building from the Jeffries Family Trust. The Jacksons have initiated stabilization and rehabilitation of this significant property.
State Historic Rehabilitation Tax Credits: An Initiative in this Upcoming Legislative Session
Efforts by the QQA and our statewide preservation partner, Preserve Arkansas, are already underway to get the overall state tax credit cap raised. Let us know if you would like to support this important work.
Upcoming Preservation Conversations
January 14: Historic Preservation and Workforce Development by Marshall Ray
Join the QQA for a webinar discussion about jobs in historic preservation with Marshall Ray.
The QQA Board of Directors met at their annual meeting on November 18, 2020 to elect new officers. Starting on January 1, 2021, the newly elected officers and new board members will start their terms.
Molly McNulty, President
David Robinson, President-Elect
Ngozi "Nome" Brown, Treasurer
Joshua Ang Price, Secretary
Ann Ballard Bryan, VP Education
Tricia Peacock, VP Development
Angela Sortor, VP Advocacy
Angela Boyd Matthews
You have the POWER to Preserve Greater Little Rock's Historic Places!
QQA donations and memberships support our educational and advocacy work. Consider making a contribution today.
The QQA now offers donors and members a t-shirt with every donation of $100.00 or more. The shirt, produced at Electric Ghost in SoMa, features the our 2021 motto "Never, Never, Never Give Up." Memberships and donations under $100.00 get two beverage koozies featuring the same image.
Gift memberships entitle members to several exclusive benefits, like free "members only" events. They also get 10% off ticketed QQA events, a QQA koozie, and for those donating over $100, the awesome t-shirt to the left.