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TPI Historic Preservation Awards Applications 2014

TPI Historic Preservation Awards Applications 2014

Tampa Preservation Preservation Banner AwardSince 1982, Tampa Preservation, Inc. has been recognizing significant contributions to the preservation of Tampa’s historic resources through our Annual Award Program. TPI invites members of the community to submit nominations for outstanding historic preservation projects, programs and achievements by individuals and organizations. Nominations are due September 15, 2014 and may be mailed or emailed in.

Download the Awards Application here: TAMPA_PRESERVATION_2014award

The winners will be announced during an a Historic Preservation Awards Ceremony in October. The 2013 awards will also be presented at that time.

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Restoration/Rehabilitation

  • Residential buildings built before 1964
  • Commercial buildings built before 1964
  • Structures: bridges, monuments, sculptures, etc. built before 1964

Individual Achievement
Organizational Achievement
Educational Program or Project

Tampa Natives Show to Feature Tampa’s Cigar Heritage

Tampa Natives Show to Feature Tampa’s Cigar Heritage

This week Eric Newman from the Newman’s Cigar Factory will be the guest on the Tampa Natives Show. The Newman Cigar Factory is the only remaining cigar factory operating in Ybor City. The factory is currently fighting new FDA regulations that will likely put the factory out of business. This will end a significant element of Tampa’s culturalContinue Reading

Preservation Roundtable – August 2014

Preservation Roundtable – August 2014

Hope everyone has been having a good summer – time to start getting back into the swing! The Preservation Roundtable will meet on Wednesday, August 6th at 9:00 AM at the offices of TPI/Ybor Museum Society – corner of Palm Avenue and 18th St. (Angel Oliva Sr. Drive). in Ybor City. Hope to see you there!