CITY OF LAKE WORTH
7 NORTH DIXIE HIGHWAY
LAKE WORTH, FL 33460
March 6, 2017
Contact: Ben Kerr, Communications Specialist
Lake Worth, FL – Historic Preservation Awards Program (Nominations)
On March 6th , 2017 the City of Lake Worth Division of Planning, Zoning and Historic Preservation opened nominations for the first annual Lake Worth Historic Preservation Awards. Awards will be given in five categories: Rehabilitation/Restoration, Compatible New Construction or Addition, Preservation of Historic Materials, Preservation Craftsman, and Preservation Champion or Organization. Members of the Historic Resources Preservation Board will judge each entry on its merit and an awards ceremony will take place in the Lake Worth Casino Ballroom during National Historic Preservation Month, on Wednesday, May 17th, 2017.
“The preservation of our historic resources ensures the retention of our own unique character and identity as well as adds value to our community. We hope that this program will foster a greater understanding of the positive preservation efforts in our community, and the beneficial impact these projects have on our neighborhoods and the City as a whole.”
~Aimee Sunny, City of Lake Worth Senior Preservation Coordinator.
All nominations are due by 4pm on Monday April 3rd, 2017. Please see attached for more details including eligibility.
Please contact Ben Kerr, the City of Lake Worth Communications Specialist with any questions or comments.