Each year, the National Trust for Historic Preservation celebrates the best of preservation by presenting National Preservation Awards to individuals and organizations whose contributions demonstrate excellence in historic preservation. This is the third in a series of videos highlighting 2009's winners.
Fort Piqua Plaza, Piqua, Ohio
Though it had once welcomed famous guests such as Harry Houdini, Teddy Roosevelt, and William Taft, the Fort Piqua Hotel stood vacant for decades – until the City of Piqua created a nonprofit development corporation to transform the faded landmark into a bright new home for the local library. Learn more »
Do you know of a deserving individual, organization, agency, or project? We are now accepting nominations for the 2010 National Preservation Awards. Click here for more information.