The Alameda Architectural Preservation Society (AAPS), previously known as the Alameda Victorian Preservation Society (AVPS), was founded in 1972 and incorporated in 1975.  The continuing goal of AAPS is to increase public awareness and appreciation of historic architecture in Alameda.

Candidates forum October 5, 2014

Trish Spencer

Trish Spencer – Candidate for Mayor

Steward Chen

Stewart Chen – Candidate for Council

Frank Matarrese

Frank Matarrese, Candidate for Council

Jim Oddie

Jim Oddie, Candidate for Council


























AAPS held a forum for mayoral and council candidates in the 2014 election. Below is the link to the audio recording of the questions and answers (1:15 hours long). Marie Gilmore did not appear due to schedule conflict.
Audio file:    credit Joseph Woodard Multimeda

The Endless Possibilities…



The Endless Possibilities…

Tiles from the Collection of the Two Red Roses Foundation

Presented by Susan J. Montgomery

with Generous Support from Two Red Roses Foundation

Sunday, November 16, 2014 at 7:00 pm

Immanuel Lutheran Church

1420 Lafayette Street, Alameda, CA

Parking available at the corner of Chestnut Street & Santa Clara Avenue

FREE for AAPS members; $5 for non-members


Save the Bench Donations


AAPS fully supports efforts to save the Isabelle Clark Memorial Bench in Jackson Park. To make a tax deductible donation to the fund, please use the button below to donate by credit card or PayPal:


To Donate by Check, please make out to AAPS, put “Save the Bench” in the memo field, and mail to:

Alameda Architectural Preservation Society
P.O. Box 1677
Alameda, California 94501

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