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PETITION TO SAVE THE SANTA FE INDIAN SCHOOL PAOLO SOLERI AMPHITHEATER

1,569 Signatures Goal: 5,000



To:


The Honorable Chairman Joe Garciaand

The Governorsof the All Indian Pueblo Council


Everett Chavez, Superintendent, The Santa Fe Indian School


The Honorable Senator Jeff Bingaman


The Honorable Senator Tom Udall


Supporters worldwide of the Santa Fe Indian School Paolo Soleri Amphitheater are overjoyed with the recent offer of help extended to Santa Fe Indian School by Senators Udall and Bingaman. We are equally delighted with the positive response released July 19 by Superintendent Everett Chavez of the Santa Fe Indian School.

We urge the Santa Fe Indian School, Pueblo Governors and the Senators to now join together and develop a plan for the Amphitheater's preservation. We understand that the School's sovereignty is paramount, that its educational mission is admirable and that its management and maintenance concerns are legitimate. We believe all these issues can be resolved. Many among us have ideas and suggestions for the Amphitheater's future but can only now offer advocacy because there is no structure within which to proceed.


We respectfully request that you, our leaders, move immediately to establish a framework within which to work out the architectural, financial and managerial components of the Paolo Soleri Amphitheater's long, productive and joyful future.Essential is funding for the over $4.5 million in upgrades the Amphitheater requires, as well as an endowment for its operating costs.


Supporters of the Paolo Soleri Amphitheater at the Santa Fe Indian School.


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Sponsor

Conrad Skinner for Save the Santa Fe Indian School Paolo Soleri, a Facebook Group.

Links

Save the Santa Fe Indian School Paolo Soleri
Facebook group with over 6,200 members.

Senator Bingaman's Office

The Santa Fe New Mexican newspaper

by Chris Wells

by Conrad Skinner, architect

by Bart Prince, architect

Video by David Licata

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  • Clyde Sayler
    Clyde Sayler United States, Salt Lake City
    Aug 04, 2016
    Aug 04, 2016
    Save the Soleri Amphitheater
  • Daniel Fuka
    Daniel Fuka United States, Blacksburg
    Jul 14, 2016
    Jul 14, 2016
    It would be sad to lose this cultural landmark. I have enjoyed many of my greatest memories at this Amphitheater, both Native and others.
  • Barron Preuss
    Barron Preuss United States, Santa Fe
    Jul 06, 2016
    Jul 06, 2016
    Bring it back!
  • Richard A Davis
    Richard A Davis United States, Polacca
    Jun 19, 2016
    Jun 19, 2016
    A living gem of American architecture. There are ways to keep the maintenance costs down by partnering with the City of Santa Fe to host more events there.
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