Call for nominations for 2022 Richmond Heritage Awards
29 March 2022
Do you know a person or an organization deserving to be honoured for their dedication to historic places, public history or a heritage interpretation project in Richmond? If so, the Richmond Heritage Commission is encouraging you to submit nominations before the Sunday, April 24, 2022 deadline.
The annual Richmond Heritage Awards recognize the dedication of individuals and organizations for conservation of historic places as well as education and awareness about Richmond’s diverse heritage.
Anyone can submit a nomination to the Richmond Heritage Commission. Simply complete a one-page nomination form describing the nominee and their contribution.
Some of the ways an individual or organization may earn recognition are:
- Restoration, preservation, rehabilitation or adaptive reuse of a historic place, such as a building or structure, or conservation of a cultural heritage landscape;
- Building awareness or successfully promoting local heritage through education, outreach or advocacy; or
- Contributions to local knowledge of heritage in public history or interpretation projects.
Historic buildings, cultural and natural heritage landscapes, artifacts, and oral and written histories are all rich resources that contribute to Richmond’s shared community identity today.
The nomination form is available on the City’s webpage (www.richmond.ca/plandev/planning2/heritage/heritageawards.htm?PageMode=HTML) or you can obtain the form by emailing Minhee Park, Planner, Policy Planning at firstname.lastname@example.org. Submissions are to be emailed back to the same email or mailed to Richmond Heritage Commission c/o City of Richmond Policy Planning Department, 6911 No. 3 Road, Richmond, BC, V6Y 2C1.
The Awards jury will include members of the Richmond Heritage Commission. All decisions of the jury are final.
For more information on the Richmond Heritage Awards, visit richmond.ca, or contact Minhee Park at Tel: 604-276-4188 or email email@example.com