Miami Beach - Miami Beach has several local historic districts, as well as districts that are on the National Register of Historic Places. Historic preservation was a key element of the City’s approach to economic development and planning, and it created the aesthetic that was so important to the revitalization of South Beach. Additionally, Mr. Crowder worked to secure $837,000 in funding from the US Department of Interior’s Save America’s Treasures program for the renovation of the City-owned Colony Theater on Lincoln Road. Mr Crowder also worked on the designation report for the Ocean Beach Historic District.