Thursday, January 02, 2020 - 3:00 PM

Nominations Open for Heritage Awards

Heritage home in St.John's, blue siding, yellow door

The City of St. John’s is accepting nominations for the 2020 Heritage Awards. These awards recognize commercial and residential property owners for their work in rehabilitating, restoring and celebrating our rich built heritage.

To submit a nomination please complete the nomination form at stjohns.ca by Monday, January 20, 2020.

Residents can nominate a heritage building or other building in the City’s designated Heritage Areas; property owners can nominate their own property. Nominations are accepted for the following categories:

  • Preserving or restoring the original character of a heritage building or any building in a Heritage Area;
  • Rehabilitating an older building, including successfully integrating modern elements;
  • Respecting the character of a modern building in a Heritage Area;
  • Infill developments that blend into a neighborhood in a Heritage Area;
  • Stewardship and long-term preservation of a heritage building or any building in a Heritage Area. 

The Heritage Day Awards are scheduled to take place at the Council meeting on Monday, February 17, 2020.

For further information, call 709-570-2041 or email planning@stjohns.ca.