Nominations for Historic Preservation Awards sought
The Bozeman Historic Preservation Advisory Board seeks nominations for the Historic Preservation Awards. Nominations are due by 5pm on March 15, 2015 and may be submitted electronically at: http://www.bozeman.net/Departments/Community-Development/Historic-Preservation/Perservation-Nominations
Community members are encouraged to complete multiple forms to nominate numerous buildings, structures, individuals, companies, and projects throughout Bozeman that have been completed in the past three years. Please upload at least two photographs for each nomination. Winners will be selected March 26th 2015 and notified shortly thereafter.
Award-winning preservation projects will demonstrate an exceptional effort in the preservation of a building or structure. Award categories include Preservation Stewardship, Continued Maintenance, Restoration/ Rehabilitation and Infill/ New Addition. Nominations will be judged against the following criteria:
• Adheres to the Secretary of the Interior’s Standards for Rehabilitation(http://www.nps.gov/tps/stndards/rehabilitation/rehab/stand.htm
• Enhances the character of the property
• Respects its context
• Maximizes the retention of distinctive features that make the building or structure significant
• Contributes to the building or structure’s continued use
The Bozeman Historic Preservation Advisory Board is pleased to reinstate the annual Historic Preservation Awards. The awards ceremony will be held at 6pm on Tuesday, May 19, 2015 at the Baxter Hotel, 105 West Main Street. Community members are invited to attend the ceremony and celebrate Bozeman’s preservation projects.
Contact: Courtney Kramer
Historic Preservation Officer