Historic Columbia is accepting nominations for its 2017 Preservation Awards to recognize the efforts of citizens of Columbia and Richland County by nominating projects that fall into the following categories:
Preservation/Restoration: Historically significant structures restored to their original design and function.
Adaptive Use: Structures rehabilitated with sensitivity to the historic fabric that function in a way that is different from its original intent.
New Construction in an Historic Context: New buildings in a historic district adjacent to or within existing historic structures that complement the historic context.
Preservation Leadership: An individual, corporation, governmental agency, community or neighborhood association that has contributed to the advancement of historic preservation in the region.
Nominations should be limited to projects completed within the last five years and located in Columbia and Richland County. Only completed projects will be considered.