The Preservation League of New York State is seeking nominations for its 2018 Excellence in Historic Preservation Awards, which recognize significant achievements in historic preservation throughout New York State. The nominations must be submitted online by February 15, 2018. The awards will be presented on May 9, 2018.
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 2017 Excellence Award winners were: Phoenix Brewery Apartments, Buffalo; Beekman Hotel and Residences/Temple Court, New York City; A. Philip Randolph Houses, Phase One, New York City; South Street Seaport Museum: the 1885 sailing ship Wavertree, New York City; Rouge Tomate Chelsea, New York City; Marriott Syracuse Downtown (formerly Hotel Syracuse); Pickens Hall & Opera House, Heuvelton; Argos Inn, Ithaca. The former Deputy Commissioner for Historic Preservation and the Deputy State Historic Preservation Officer, Ruth Pierpont, was honored for decades of service to the cause of historic preservation in New York State.
For more information about the Preservation League of New York State, visit their website.
Photo: Interior of Beekman Hotel and Residences/Temple Court, NYC.