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Historic Preservation Awards

Since 1988, the Highland Park Historic Preservation Commission (HPC) has sponsored the Historic Preservation Awards program to recognize the time, effort, and ongoing commitment that Highland Park residents and design professionals have for the preservation in the City.  


The City of Highland Park's Historic Preservation Awards recognize and encourage projects that preserve, conserve, and protect buildings, objects, and landscapes of historic significance in Highland Park.  The awards program seeks nominations for notable achievement in the following categories:    

  • Restoration
  • Rehabilitation
  • New Construction/Addition
  • Adaptive Reuse
  • Landscape Restoration
The 2020 Awards Program has concluded and the HPC congratulates this year's winners:

441 Cedar Avenue - Award for Restoration
1689 Lake Avenue - Awards for Restoration and Rehabilitation
2419 St. Johns Avenue - Award for Restoration

Please click here to see photographs of these houses and the amazing restoration work on them.

HP150 (2019) Historic Preservation Award Recipients 
List of Previous Historic Preservation Award Recipients