Historic Macon Foundation has given preservation awards since its creation in 2003 by the merger of the Middle Georgia Historical Society and Macon Heritage Foundation. The purpose of the awards is to recognize preservation efforts in Middle Georgia, with a specific focus on providing inspiration. The awards are presented each year at Historic Macon’s annual meeting in May. Read on to learn more about past award winners.
The 2013 annual meeting and awards ceremony was held on Thursday, May 9 at 5:30 p.m. at the Historic Douglass Theatre. Keep reading to see award winners and presentations.
2013 Preservation Awards Presentation
2013 Preservation Nominees & Award Winners
Award Winner for Preservation, Rehabilitation or Restoration (Residential)
Mr. & Mrs. Brent & Andrea Meyer, Guy Hilsman House, 1606 Lawton Ave. (Category Winner)
Mr. & Mrs. Matt & Kay McKenna, Dure-Waxelbaum House, 618 College St.
Mr. Tony Butler, Tony Butler Construction, 128 Buford Place
Award Winner for Preservation, Rehabilitation or Restoration (Commercial or Institutional)
Mr. & Mrs. Al & Kay Gerhardt, Telephone Exchange Condos, 505 Second St. (Category Winner)
Dr. Madalyn Davidoff, Elizabeth Reed Building, 557 Cherry St.
Mr. Tony Widner, Taylor Furniture Building, 377 Cotton Ave.
Award Winner for Revitalization
Sierra Development, Mr. Jim Daws, Phases I and II of the Lofts at Mercer Village, 1600-block of Montpelier Avenue (Category Winner)
Dr. Amber Lawson, Signature Dentistry, 1495 Forsyth St.
Magnolia Street Residents, Magnolia Street
Award Winner for Stewardship
Mrs. Lee P. Oliver, Jr. and Family, Raines-Carmichael House, 1183 Georgia Ave. (Category Winner)
Dr. Andrew Silver, Friends of Tattnall Square Park, 1401 Coleman Ave.
Mr. Jamie Weatherford and Mrs. Jessica Walden, Rock Candy Tours
Member’s Choice Award: Dr. Amber Lawson, Signature Dentistry, 1495 Forsyth St.
Thad E. Murphey Chair’s Choice Award: Dr. Andrew Silver, Friends of Tattnall Square Park, 1401 Coleman Ave.
2013 Annual Meeting Presentation
Past Preservation Awards
2012 Annual Meeting & Awards Presentation
2011 Annual Meeting & Awards Presentation
2010 Annual Meeting & Awards Presentation
2009 Annual Meeting & Awards Presentation
Click here (PDF download) to view all preservation awards since 2003.