Excellence Awards Nomination Form

The Wisconsin Association of Historic Preservation Commissions
is accepting nominations for its
2020 Historic Preservation Excellence Awards.

 

The Wisconsin Association of Historic Preservation Commissions is now accepting nominations for its Historic Preservation Excellence Awards.

Each year WAHPC issues Awards of Excellence at its Annual Meeting and Conference to deserving projects throughout the state. Please fill out the Nomination Form below by Saturday, August 15, 2020. Be sure to include a narrative description of the project, available photographs (in jpg or jpeg format only) and copies of available supporting documentation. Please provide us contact information for your award nominee, so that we may contact successful awardees before the Annual Meeting and Conference.  Award certificate presentation to be announced.

 

The Award Categories are:

 

Identification and Designation

This award would go to a historic preservation commission that sponsored a significant architectural or archaeological survey, the nomination of a property (or properties) to the State and National Register of Historic Places, or designation as a local landmark.

 

Economic Redevelopment/Revitalization

This award would go to a private non-profit group or historic preservation commission that used accepted preservation practices as tools in revitalizing an area or neighborhood.

 

Restoration/Rehabilitation

This award would go to a private non-profit organization, historic preservation commission or individual for the significant restoration or rehabilitation of a local historic property.

 

Historic Preservation Commission

This award would go to a historic preservation commission that through the exercise of its project review authority, made a significant difference in the outcome of a particular property or project.

 

Advocacy

This award would go to either a historic preservation commission, a private historic preservation organization or individual for its advocacy work that had a real and beneficial impact on the local community.

WAHPC 2019 Awards: Category One, Identification and Designation Award of Excellence to Village of Allouez and Amy Sorenson; Category Two, Economic Redevelopment/Revitalization Award of Excellence to City of Plymouth and Award of Merit to City of New Richmond; Category Three, Restoration/Rehabilitation Award of Excellence to Hotel Northland, Green Bay and Lorenzen Holdings, LLC, Green Bay; Category Four, Historic Preservation Commission no nominations; Category Five, Advocacy Award of Excellence to Dawn McCarthy, Milwaukee Preservation Alliance. and Award of Excellence to Green Bay HPC, Award of Merit Noah Wiedenfeld, New Richmond.