RECLAIMING!

RECLAIMING!

On Monday morning, we stood around the desktop at The Hope Chest Emporium and watched our president Karen McNamara type our next bid and enter the password on the bidding site we were using for the San Luis Obispo County tax auction. Our first bid of $283,200 was...
Bidding for possession …

Bidding for possession …

Good afternoon, and Happy Mother’s Day from the Atascadero Printery Foundation. We regret to inform that we have competition for the Atascadero Printery Building. This only adds to the potential cost of ultimate restoration of he building. Unfortunately, the...
Closing in on the Auction.

Closing in on the Auction.

We continue to be blessed by a generous community. We have received more than $10,000 in donations in the last seven days as we ramp up for our bid at the auction on May 12. Please support us by donating or pledging a donation in the event we win the auction. Thank...
Printery History by Lon Allan

Printery History by Lon Allan

The Printery By Lon Allan The Printery building on Olmeda Avenue was the first to be completed by Atascadero’s founder, E.G. Lewis. Lewis was a promoter of many things, from residential development to a number of business projects both in the east and our west in...
Save the Printery campaign

Save the Printery campaign

TO: All media outlets FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 12/13/16 ATASCADERO, Ca — Following a year of research and board development, the rubber hit the road for the Atascadero Printery Foundation as the 2017 public tax auction will place the neglected, dilapidated, and historic...
Atascadero Printery

Atascadero Printery

We at the Atascadero Printery Foundation and those with whom we have spoken in the community would like to see the historic Printery Building restored to its former grandeur. In addition, we would like the building to be reserved for use by the community rather than...
Community meeting, Oct. 26

Community meeting, Oct. 26

The Atascadero Printery Foundation will be holding a community meeting this WEDNESDAY, October 26 at 6:30pm in the Martin Polin Room at the Atascaderolibrary. Please join us and learn more of our efforts to reclaim the Printery for the community of Atascadero. We...