Celebrate the best in historic preservation and archaeology with History Colorado at the Stephen H. Hart Awards
DENVER, Colo. (January 4, 2018) ━History Colorado will honor five exemplary preservation and archaeology projects at the upcoming Stephen H. Hart Awards for Historic Preservation.
The ceremony takes place on Wednesday, January 31 from 5:30 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at the History Colorado Center at 1200 Broadway in Denver. The event is part of Colorado Preservation, Inc.’s Saving Places Conference.
Governor’s Award for Historic Preservation:
Lake County Open Space Initiative
For 20 years of preserving place in Lake County
State Historic Preservation Officer’s Award:
Alpine Archaeological Consultants, Inc.
Bureau of Land Management
Colorado Department of Public Health & Environment
Hinsdale County Historical Society
Lake City DIRT, Inc.
Town of Lake City
For the Ute-Ulay Mine and Mill stabilization and National Register nomination
State Archaeologist’s Award:
Britt Bassett (developer)
Barry and Cynthia Hillmer (owners)
City of Durango Planning Division
For the successful and respectful preservation of archaeological resources at Arrowhead Ridge
Rio Blanco County
Rio Blanco County Historical Society
For the restoration of Coal Creek School
Avenue L Architects, LLC
City of Brighton Parks and Recreation Department
H.W. Houston Construction
Martorano Consultants, LLC
For the rehabilitation of the Bromley Farm/Koizuma-Hishinuma Farm
The public and media are invited to attend. RSVP to Preservation Communications Manager Jonathan Raab at email@example.com by January 24. Drinks and light fare will be available.
The law firm of Holland & Hart LLP is once again generously sponsoring this annual ceremony, in tribute to its founding partner Stephen H. Hart (1908-1993), who served as Colorado’s first State Historic Preservation Officer. Holland & Hart is a full-service law firm that today has nearly 500 lawyers across eight states and in Washington, D.C., delivering integrated legal solutions to regional, national, and international clients of all sizes in a diverse range of industries. www.hollandhart.com.