Awards Ceremony Spotlights Historic Preservation

Individuals and organizations that have contributed significantly to historic preservation in Tucson and Pima County will be recognized at the annual Historic Preservation Awards Ceremony hosted by the Tucson‒Pima County Historical Commission (TPCHC). The awards ceremony will take place Saturday, May 25, 9:30-11:30 a.m. (doors open at 9 a.m.) at the Lander Auditorium at Dunbar Pavilion, 325 W. Second St.

TPCHC’s mission is to foster awareness and preservation of historic sites, structures, districts, and character in our community. Historic preservation awards will be presented in two categories. The Alene Dunlap Smith and Paul Smith Award will be given to those who have demonstrated a high level of dedication and long-term commitment toward historic preservation. The Historic Preservation Award will be awarded to projects whose contributions to preservation had a significant impact at the community level.