The Dubuque County Historical Society’s Historic Preservation Awards will be presented as part of Dubuque Main Street’s annual Architecture Days celebration from 5 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 10, at Millwork Marketplace, 333 E. 10th St.
The evening will feature a public reception; keynote speaker Susan Gorrell, executive director of the Julien Dubuque International Film Festival; and an awards ceremony.
The Dubuque County properties awarded were chosen for their historic restoration and preservation efforts.
The awards are given on an annual basis, and all recipients receive a certificate to acknowledge and honor their historic preservation efforts.
For more information, call 563-557-9545.
- 1710 Jackson St.: Owned by Community Housing Initiatives, this 1919 structure was restored to include replicas of the original wood windows, repairs to the brick and mortar, a rebuilt chimney and fresh paint.
- 1020 Bluff St.: Owned by Douglas and Michelle Schlarman, this modified Gothic row house was restored to its 1886 appearance by three generations of the Schlarman family.
By TELEGRAPH HERALD. View article online.