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PACNY 2018 Awards – Call for Nominations!

2016may10_pacny_newlogoThe Preservation Association of Central New York (PACNY) invites you to nominate an outstanding project, exceptional individual, or worthy organization to be recognized at PACNY’s 2018 Annual Awards Ceremony. All nominations will be reviewed by PACNY’s Awards Committee and award winners will ultimately be approved by PACNY’s Board of Directors. The 2018 Awards will be presented at a formal ceremony with a reception to be held on Wednesday, October 17, 2018 at the Erie Canal Museum in Syracuse, NY.

For over 40 years, PACNY has played a critical role in the protection and stewardship of Central New York’s historical resources. PACNY’s Annual Awards bring recognition to owners, builders, artisans, designers, educators and activists that have demonstrated a high level of dedication to historic preservation. At the same time, the awards celebrate the success of preservation and its role in the economic, social, and cultural vitality of Central New York. Nominations will be considered for the following awards:

  • The Jasena R. Foley Education Award is given to individuals or groups who educate, promote, engender or advocate a preservation ethic in CNY.
  • The Pat Earle Award is given for a singular outstanding historic preservation project which benefits the community.
  • The Harley J. McKee Award is given for excellence in the promotion and application of appropriate preservation technology and fine craftsmanship.
  • The Paul Malo Award is given for projects that juxtapose old and new, demonstrating respect for our past while promoting our community’s future.
  • The Preservation Merit Award is given in recognition of exceptional achievement in historic preservation.
  • Stewardship Awards are given to individuals, organizations, or civic agencies that have maintained exceptionally high standards of care for historic properties or landscapes.
  • The Wilma T. Auer Award honors volunteers who have made particularly outstanding contributions to PACNY.

To nominate a project, individual, or organization for an award from PACNY, please complete an Awards Nomination Form found on our website at http://pacny.net/about-us/awards/ and provide all additional information requested in the Nomination Form.

Please submit your nomination via mail and/or email (preferred) to:

PACNY Awards Committee
c/o Preservation Association of Central New York, Inc.
930 James Street
Syracuse, NY 13202
awards@pacny.net

All nomination materials must be received by 5:00pm on Friday, August 24, 2018.
Awards will be announced on Wednesday, September 5, 2018.

We look forward to seeing you at our Awards Ceremony in October!

 

Notice Of Annual Meeting – Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Pursuant to Section 3.04 of our By-Laws, you are hereby notified that the Preservation Association of Central New York (PACNY) will hold the Annual Meeting of its members on Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at 6:30PM at the Barnes Mansion, 930 James Street, Syracuse, New York.

PACNY is pleased to have as our keynote speaker Dennis Connors, former curator of history at the Onondaga Historical Association (OHA) and a 2017 recipient of the OHA medal.

The business portion of our Annual Meeting will include: the presentation/election of new board members, and the presentation/election of the new officers of PACNY by Board President Murray F. Gould.

As a membership organization, you elect the Officers and the Board of Directors to manage the affairs of the organization. Presented for your consideration are the names of four (4) individuals to serve on your Board, and four (4) officers to serve the organization. The election of these candidates will take place at our Annual Meeting:

Candidates for Officers – Two-Year Term through December 31, 2019

* Grant Johnson – President
* John Auwaerter – Vice President
* Dean Biancavilla – Treasurer
* Cynthia Carrington Carter – Secretary

Candidates for the Board of Directors – Three-Year Term through December 31, 2019

* Cynthia Carrington Carter
* Andrew D’Agostino
* Adam Megivern
* Bruce Moseley

A reception will follow our business meeting and the keynote speaker.

PACNY Notice Of Annual Meeting – March 6, 2016 At 2:00 p.m.

NOTICE OF ANNUAL MEETING

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Pursuant to Section 3.04 of our By-Laws, you are hereby notified that the Preservation Association of Central New York (PACNY) will hold the Annual Meeting of its members on Sunday, March 6, 2016 at 2:00PM at the Barnes Mansion, 930 James Street, Syracuse, New York (google map below).

The business portion of our Annual Meeting will include a report on the affairs of PACNY by Board President Murray F. Gould.

As a membership organization, you elect the Officers and the Board of Directors to manage the affairs of the organization. Presented for your consideration are the names of seven (7) individuals to serve on your Board. The election of these candidates will take place at our meeting.

PACNY is pleased to have as our keynote speaker Sean Kirst, former columnist for The Post-Standard.

A reception will follow our business meeting.

John Auwaerter
Secretary