Most Enhanced Awards Ceremony 2009
May 21, 2009
Recognizing the best in historic restoration projects completed over the past year, Bill Wischmeyer, president and Jeff Mansell, Executive Director of Landmarks Association handed out 14 Most Enhanced Awards during the annual awards ceremony, Friday, May 15.
Created in 1996, the ceremony is the highlight and the culmination of annual Preservation Week activities. Over 150 people attended this year's event, held in the spectacular setting of the Roberts Orpheum Theatre in downtown St. Louis. Typically a list of eleven most enhanced, this year, due to an exceptional number of outstanding applications, Landmarks recognized an additional three award winners. In addition to presenting the Most Enhanced Awards, Asst. Director Michael Allen read the list of the 11 Most Endangered Properties for 2009 as well. Many thanks to our sponsors, the Ruth and David Malvern Foundation, Commerce Bancshares, Steve Roberts, Mike Roberts and the Roberts Orpheum Theatre. Click here to learn more about this year's award winners.