Riverside Avondale Preservation Annual Meeting & Preservation Awards 2023

Riverside Avondale Preservation is pleased to honor individuals, organizations and businesses within our historic district that exemplify outstanding achievement in historic preservation and the welcoming and inclusive nature of our neighborhoods.

There are two award categories: Design & Construction Awards and Services Awards. The deadline for submissions is January 22nd!

 

Design & Construction Awards

Design Awards are open to built projects of all sizes and classifications, including new construction, historic preservation, additions, remodeling, renovations, adaptive reuse, landscaping and interiors.

The purpose is to celebrate the excellent work of builders, designers, craftsmen and homeowners who preserve and enhance the beauty and integrity of our district.

To nominate a project, send an email to Riverside Avondale Preservation. You will need names, and address if applicable, a description of why you are submitting a nomination and photos, if applicable. See this helpful PRESERVATION AWARDS application form with details.

Service Awards

Service Awards are presented to projects, programs or people that have improved our neighborhood in 2022. This award recognizes acts of service and philanthropy by individuals, businesses and organizations. We recognize a range of activities from a small act of neighborliness up to large programs of stewardship and patronage.

To nominate a project, you send an email to Riverside Avondale Preservation. You will need names, and address if applicable, a description of why you are submitting a nomination and photos, if applicable.

Judges reviewed each nomination this year with an eye toward how the nominee reflected RAP’s Core Principles:

  • Preserving and promoting the historic fabric.
  • Supporting vibrant, independent, local businesses.
  • Supporting quality of life improvements.
  • Honoring our community.
  • Promoting respectful, mutually-beneficial relationships.