Nominations Open for 2015 Preservation Awards
The Newburyport Preservation Trust is accepting nominations for the 2015 Preservation Awards to be presented in conjunction with Preservation Week May 12-17, 2015. Awards will be presented in seven categories: stewardship, exterior restoration, interior restoration, sensitive addition to a historic building, historic landscape restoration, historically sensitive contractor/builder, and sustainable historic structure. Nominations may be made by NPT members and non-members alike. Simply download/print the nomination form and awards criteria from this link or from our Preservation Week page, fill out the form(s) with your nomination(s), and return to the Newburyport Preservation Trust at P. O. Box 184, Newburyport, MA 01950. Nominations must be received by April 21, 2015. Since 2007 the Newburyport Preservation Trust has celebrated preservation efforts through its Preservation Awards. Our goal is to support, promote, celebrate, and showcase preservation --- and raise awareness of the value and unique historic character of our community.
More news on the way! Soon there will be more information coming your way about Preservation Week 2015 activities May 12-17, 2015. For now, put on your "thinking caps" about preservation award nominations, then clear your calendar for Preservation Week 2015. This year Preservation Week celebrates the "Signs of the Times" - the five new signs that mark our city's National Register Historic District established in 1984.