December 30, 2014
by Canadian Architect
Nominations are now being accepted for the 32nd City of Vancouver Heritage Awards, which recognize the accomplishments of individuals and organizations that have furthered the goal of heritage conservation in the city.
Nominations may be submitted for:
*restoration, rehabilitation, adaptive reuse or continued maintenance of a heritage building or structure, a significant interior of a heritage building, or characteristic features of a heritage building or structure
*use of innovative engineering techniques or restoration/conservation methods in upgrading a heritage building or structure (including seismic upgrading)
*preservation of a heritage landscape
*advocacy by a group or individual in preserving a heritage site or increasing public awareness of heritage issues
*a publication, education program, exhibit, or activity that promotes heritage conservation
*efforts in community or neighbourhood revitalization
Projects must have been completed within the past six years and not have previously received a City of Vancouver Heritage Award.
The deadline for nominations is Monday, February 2, 2015, at 4:00pm.
Further details, along with nomination information and the nomination form, are available at http://vancouver.ca/home-property-development/heritage-awards.aspx
the hotel georgia in downtown vancouver won an award of honour in 2013.