NOMINATIONS NOW ACCEPTED FOR HENDERSONVILLE'S HISTORIC PRESERVATION AWARD

The Hendersonville Historic Preservation Commission is now accepting applications for outstanding examples of preservation within the City’s jurisdiction. The Commission would like to recognize projects that exemplify preservation of historic buildings, resources and individual efforts.

  

                This is the fourth year the Commission has sponsored Preservation Awards and the winners will be recognized through media and a $100 cash prize. Nominations may be submitted in three different categories: residential preservation, commercial preservation, and Preservation Advocate, an individual or agency active in preservation for artisanship, education, planning, stewardship and/or advocacy.

 

            According to Lu Ann Welter of the City Planning Department, the purpose of the awards is to recognize meaningful achievements in historic preservation through increased public awareness, appreciation, and support for historic preservation throughout Hendersonville.

            Nomination information and applications may be picked up in the Planning Department in City Hall, 145 Fifth Avenue East, or accessed on-line at www.hendersonvillehpc.org. For further information, call the Planning Department at

828-697-3088.