The Preservation League of New York State is seeking nominations for its 2017 Excellence in Historic Preservation Awards, which recognize significant achievements in historic preservation throughout New York State.
The nominations must be submitted digitally by February 10, 2017. The awards will be presented in May, 2017.
The League especially encourages nominations that may provide case studies or models incorporating energy efficiency, adaptive reuse, or New York’s Rehabilitation Tax Credit program.
To review the guidelines and download a nomination form, visit the Preservation League’s website. For additional information on the awards contact the Preservation League office at (518) 462-5658 x17; or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The 2016 Excellence Award recipients were: The Renaissance Albany Hotel (Historic DeWitt Clinton Hotel) – Albany; Apple Store, Upper East Side – Manhattan; United Nations Campus Headquarters Glazed Façades Replacement – Manhattan; Babcock Shattuck House – Syracuse; Spirit of Life & Spencer Trask Memorial – Saratoga Springs; 845 Commons (Historic Mica Insulator Co. Building) – Schenectady; T. G. Hawkes Glass Co. Apartments – Corning; and Maverick Concert Hall, Woodstock.
Photo: The Spirit of Life, Saratoga Springs, 2016 Excellence in Historic Preservation Award Winner.