The goal of the Heritage Preservation Award is to recognize an individual, family or business who has made an outstanding contribution to the preservation, rehabilitation, restoration and use of Eden Prairie's heritage resources.
Nomination Process and Timeline
Nominations may be made by persons on behalf of themselves or others, and one award is given each year. For the next award process, nomination materials will be available in early 2017 and the award presented at a May City Council meeting, in conjunction with National Historic Preservation Month.
Note: There is no monetary award for the Heritage Preservation Award and members of the Heritage Preservation Commission are not eligible for the award while serving on the Commission.
Heritage Preservation Award Eligibility
The nominee shall be a person, family or business whose recent activities:
- Have made an outstanding contribution to the preservation, rehabilitation, restoration and use of Eden Prairie’s heritage resource
- Lives in or maintains a historic property in Eden Prairie
- Volunteers and/or goes above and beyond a paid employee’s usual job responsibilities to promote heritage preservation
For a paper nomination form or for other questions, contact Lori Creamer at 952-949-8481.