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2019 C. Emlen Urban

Awards & Annual Meeting

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2019 C. Emlen Urban
Awards & Annual Meeting

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 6, 2019
(registration deadline October 25)


Special Guest Speaker:
Gregory J. Scott
Partner Emeritus, RLPS Architects


— 6:00 PM —
Reception with Hors d’oeuvres & Cash Bar

— 6:30 PM —
Dinner and Annual Meeting begins

— Meal choices —
Beef Short Ribs, Mahi Mahi, or Vegetarian


— LANCASTER COUNTRY CLUB —
(Ballroom)
1466 New Holland Pike • Lancaster, PA 17601

2019 C. EMLEN URBAN AWARD RECIPIENTS

LEADERSHIP AWARD -- Presented to individuals or organizations that have demonstrated the vision, wisdom and perseverance to incorporate historic preservation in their long-range plans.

  • Mark Platts and the Susquehanna National Heritage Area for their dedication to preservation in Lancaster and York Counties

 

LANDMARK PROPERTY REHABILITATION AWARD -- Presented to the owner of any landmark historic structure that demonstrates a long-term commitment to conservation and building maintenance best practices to maintain historic significance.

  • The Masonic Villages at Elizabethtown for their Grand Lodge renovations
  • Pamela Lyons-Neville for the conservation of the Conguegos house and grounds

 

SUSTAINABILITY AWARD -- Presented to the owner of any historic structure or site that demonstrates a long-term commitment to conservation and building maintenance best practices to maintain historic significance.

  • Gordon Nell & Family for their restoration work in the village of Maytown

 

PRESERVATION AWARD -- Presented for projects that comply with local, state or national standards for preservation, rehabilitation or restoration of a historic structure or site.

  • The Central Market Trust for the restoration of Central Market’s roof

 

SMEDLEY AWARD Presented to a journalist or educator who has shown extraordinary support for historic preservation in Lancaster County.

  • Thomas Foster Hermansader for enlightenment of Lancaster’s historic sites and architecture through his art and education.

 

ADAPTIVE RE-USE AWARD -- Presented for projects that re-use a historic structure, site or portion of a building for purposes other than it was originally built.

  • Chris and Michelle Simon for their conversion of an old Amish barn into their family’s home
  • Kate and Andrew Martin for Shot & Bottle located in the W.W. Greist Building

 

COMMUNITY REVITALIZATION AWARD -- Presented for projects that enhance a historic district or community that includes historic buildings and improves the quality of life in the neighborhood.

  • Oak Tree Development Group for their work on the Wilbur Chocolate Factory Project

 

MASTER CRAFTSMAN AWARD -- Presented for meritorious efforts to save a historic structure through master level building skills and knowledge.

  • Stephen M. Daniels Electrical Contractors for their work on the Saint James Episcopal Church