2012 Preservation Awards

2012 Preservation Awards

Location: 1111 Grand Blvd Kansas City, MO

Stakeholders: Historic Kansas City

Congratulations to all of our winners!

Best Preservation Practice:

  • Honorable Mentions: Christ Community Church–Brookside Campus (400 W. 67th St.) and apartments at 539- 541 Gladstone Blvd
  • Merit Award: W. C. Scarritt House (3240 Norledge Ave.)
  • Excellence Award: The Elms Hotel and Spa (401 Regent St., Excelsior Springs)


  • Excellence Award: Liberty Memorial Wall of Dedication Restoration

Adaptive Reuse:

  • Merit Award: Frankel, Frank and Co. Building (807-811 Wyandotte)
  • Excellence Award: Ambassador Hotel (1111 Grand)

Community Catalyst:

  • Merit Award: Martini Corner Entertainment District
  • Excellence Award: Hyde Park Homes Tour

Preservation and Sustainability:

  • Excellence Award: Roeland Park Upgrade Event, Historic Green

Innovation in Preservation:

  • Honorable Mention: Laugh-O-Gram Studio Preservation Effort (1127 E. 31st St.)
  • Merit Award: Bruce Goff Symposium, KC Modern
  • Excellence Award: Kansas City School Repurposing Effort

George Ehrlich Award:

  • Merit Award: The Kansas City Spirit: Stories of Service Above Self
  • Excellence Award: Kansas City and How it Grew: 1822-2011

Jane Flynn Award:

  • Excellence Award: Alliance for Investment, Jobs and Preservation (AIJP)

Richard Nadeau Award:

  • Merit Award: Daniel Serda and Adam Jones (St. John the Divine, Kansas City, KS)
  • Excellence Award: Save Our Depot (Blue Springs, MO)

Special Commendation:

  • Garment District Museum (801 Broadway)