Columbia preservation awards deadline March 1

Historic Columbia Foundation is accepting nominations for its 2010 Annual Preservation Awards.

The deadline is March 1.

Categories are: preservation/restoration; adaptive use; new construction in a historic context; and preservation leadership.

The awards recognize the efforts of citizens, architects, developers and others in Richland County who have worked to preserve the distinctive character of Columbia's cultural landscape.

For applications, see HistoricColumbia.org, call (803) 252-7742, ext. 23, or e-mail kmurphy@historiccolumbia.org.