Preservation Dayton, Inc. (PDI) is accepting nominations for outstanding individuals businesses, or organizations that have contributed to PDI’s mission to promote, protect, and enhance greater Dayton’s architectural heritage, its setting, and its contributions to the region’s quality of life. Awards will recognize and celebrate historic preservation leaders in the following categories: Dayton historic neighborhoods—Recognizes an outstanding preservationist in each of Dayton’s officially designated historic neighborhoods; At-large—Outstanding preservationist(s) for the greater Dayton region; Life time achievement—A major contributor to preservation causes over multiple decades.
These awards will recognize creative, inspirational leaders whose efforts have contributed to the protection, renovation, and revitalization of historic neighborhoods, individual structures, or strengthened the historic preservation movement or the quality of life in Dayton’s historic communities. Nominations should be submitted by May 1, 2017. See Preservation Dayton website for nomination forms and further information.
Awards will be presented in a ceremony and reception held May 25, 2017 from 6:30 – 8:00 pm at Requarth Lumber, a business which has made major contributions to historic renovation in Dayton. It is located at 447 East Monument Avenue in downtown Dayton.
Preservation Dayton, Inc. has advocated and promoted historic preservation in greater Dayton for nearly 40 years, with the mission to promote, protect, and enhance greater Dayton’s architectural heritage, its setting, and its contributions to the region’s quality of life.