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Nominations for the 2021 District of Columbia Awards for Excellence in Historic Preservation deadline extended

The deadline for nominations for the 2021 District of Columbia Awards for Excellence in Historic Preservation has been extended to July 30, 2021 at 5:00pm

Since 2003, the District of Columbia Awards for Excellence in Historic Preservation has honored more than 115 outstanding preservation projects and dozens of individuals and organizations for their exceptional contributions in support of historic preservation in Washington, DC.

Nominate a project, person, organization, or business that you believe exemplifies excellence in historic preservation in Washington, DC!