Heritage Awards, 2000-2009

 

2008 Awards

  • Landmark Heritage Award: Ford County Courthouse, Paxton
  • Residential Heritage Award:
    • 511 West Pells Street, Paxton
    • 1123 County Road 300 East, Sidney
  • Commercial Heritage Award:
    • Carmon’s Restaurant, 415 North Neil Street, Champaign
    • Philo State Bank Building, 101 East Washington Street, Philo
    • Seven Saints, 32 Chester Street, Champaign
  • Landscape Heritage Award: McMillen/Ehler Prairie, West Champaign (off Duncan Road)
  • Neighborhood Heritage Award: Faron Properties, Sesquicentennial Neighborhood, Champaign
  • Historically Respectful Addition Award: 309 West Pennsylvania Avenue, Urbana
  • Traditional Construction Award: Straw Bale House, 605 East Main Street, Urbana
  • Place in History Award: First United Methodist Church, 200 South Locust Street, Loda
  • Stewardship Heritage Award:
    • Illinois Traction Building, 41 East University Avenue, Champaign
    • 606 West Ohio Street, Urbana
  • Adaptive Use Heritage Award: Bohlen Ice House, 606 North Walnut Street, Champaign
  • Special Heritage Award:
    • Urbana Daily Courier digitization project, History, Philosophy & Newspaper Library, University of Illinois
    • Royer Arts District/Urbana 175th Anniversary Calendar, Ilona Matkovszki, Dennis Roberts, Brian Adams
    • Wilmer Otto, Rehabilitation work, Arcola, Illinois & Sighisoarara, Romania
      Monticello Railway Museum, Monticello
    • Carol Knepp, PACA Board Member

2006-2007 Awards

  • Landmark Heritage Award:
    • 702 West University Avenue, Champaign
    • 1570 N County Road 650E, Sidell
  • Residential Heritage Award:
    • 705 West Healey Street, Champaign
    • 919 West Daniel Street, Champaign
    • 515 North Calhoun Street, Tolono
    • 242 West Center Street, Paxton
    • 139 South Elm Street, Paxton
  • Commercial Heritage Award:
    • Radio Maria, 117 North Walnut Street, Champaign
    • Escobar’s Restaurant, 6-12 East Columbia Street, Champaign
    • Ms. Becky’s, 120 South Main Street, Homer
  • Landscape Heritage Award: Ten Mile Grove Barn, Paxton Foundation
  • Neighborhood Heritage Award:
    • 208, 210, 212 West Washington Street, Champaign
    • 511 West Washington Street, Champaign
    • 608 West Washington Street, Champaign
    • 501 South Race Street, Urbana
  • Historically Respectful Addition Award:
    • 1004 West William Street, Champaign
    • 509 West Pennsylvania Avenue, Urbana
    • 401 East Main Street, Ogden
    • 408 N. Main Street, St. Joseph
    • 202 South Division Street, Mahomet
    • 716 South Elm Boulevard, Champaign
  • Historically Respectful Design Award: Coler Crossing, 701 West Green Street, Urbana
  • Historic Artifact Award:
    • Robert Hesslemann, Historic Travel Trailer Restoration
    • Linda S. Frank, Champaign County Circuit Clerk, Microfilm/Digitalization of County Records
    • Champaign County Historical Archives, Urbana Free Library, 50th Anniversary
  • Place in History Award:
    • First United Methodist Church of Champaign, 150th Anniversary
    • Unitarian Universalist Church, 150-, 100-, 50th Anniversaries
    • O’Bryan Family Cemetery, 150th Anniversary
  • Oomph! Award:
    • Enterprise Building, 34 Main Street, Champaign
    • 508 West Illinois Street, Urbana
  • Special Heritage Award:
    • John Heider
    • Richard Cahill
    • Robert Nemeth

2005 Awards

  • Residential Heritage Award:
    • 607 South Lynn Street, Champaign
    • 902 West Church Street, Champaign
    • 704 North Randolph Street, Champaign
  • Commercial Heritage Award:
    • The Iron Post, 102 South Race Street, Urbana
    • Princess Theater, 300 East Center Street, LeRoy
    • Blind Pig Pub, 120 North Walnut Street, Champaign
    • Gift of Time, 120 East Center Street, LeRoy
    • Persimmon Grocery, 111 North Walnut Street, Champaign
    • Bacaro Restaurant, 113 North Walnut Street, Champaign
  • Landmark Heritage Award: Middlecoff-Baier Mansion, 440 West Pells Street, Paxton
  • Landscape Heritage Award: Lincoln Statue Restoration, Carle Park, Urbana
  • Historically Respectful Addition Award:
    • 1204 West William Street, Champaign
    • 401 West Indiana Avenue, Urbana
    • 901 West Daniel Street, Champaign
    • 602 West Washington Street, Champaign
    • 803 South Elm Boulevard, Champaign
  • Neighborhood Heritage Award:
    • 201 Avondale Avenue, Champaign
    • 402 West Elm Street, Urbana
  • Historically Respectful Design Award: Urbana-Champaign Friends’ Meeting House, 1904 East Main Street, Urbana
  • Special Heritage Award:
    • Daniel Leasure
    • Kathy Reeves
    • Suzanne Ashley-Wannemuehler
    • Piatt County Historical Museum

2004 Awards

  • Residential Heritage Award:
    • 112 South Main Street, Seymour
    • 211 Avondale Avenue, Champaign
    • 319 North Vorcey Street, Tolono
  • Commercial Heritage Award:
    • Cole Building, 118 South Main Street, Homer
    • Bentley’s Pub, 419 North Neil Street, Champaign
    • C-U Train Station, 116 North Chestnut Street, Champaign
  • Non-Profit Commercial Heritage Award:
    • WEFT, 113 North Market Street, Champaign
    • Homework’s, 40 East University Avenue, Champaign
  • Landscape Heritage Award: Brick Sidewalk Restoration Program, City of Urbana
  • Historically Respectful Addition Award:
    • 112 West Hill Street, Champaign
    • 712 South Elm Boulevard, Champaign
  • Neighborhood Heritage Award: 710-712 West Nevada Street, Urbana
  • Special Heritage Award:
    • Louis Simpson
    • Champaign County Farm Bureau, Women’s Committee
    • Jeffrey Gordon

2003 Awards

  • Residential Heritage Award:
    • 306 West Nevada Street, Urbana
    • 712 North State Street, Monticello
  • Commercial Heritage Award:
    • Ten Thousand Villages, 105 North Walnut Street, Champaign
    • Robert’s Jewelry, 28 East Chester Street, Champaign
    • Lifeline Divorce & Mediation Services, 30 East Chester Street, Champaign
    • Outer Banks Restaurant, 11 Chestnut Street, Pesotum
    • 2 Main, 2 Main Street, Champaign
    • 17 East Taylor Street, Champaign
  • Landscape Heritage Award:
    • University Avenue Tree Walk Brochure, City of Champaign
    • State Street Tree Trail Brochure, City of Urbana
    • Cement Pond Restoration 707 South Lynn Street, Urbana
    • McCullough Farmstead Windmill Renovation, Meadowbook Park, Urbana
  • Landmark Heritage Award:
    • Limestone Sidewalks, 201-205 North Market Street, Champaign
    • Voorhies Castle, 520 Voorhies Castle Court, Bement
    • Institutional Heritage Award:
    • Greek Revival Cottage, 303 West University Avenue, Urbana
  • Historically Respectful Addition Award:
    • 507 South Willis Avenue, Champaign
    • 812 West Hill Street, Champaign
  • Neighborhood Landmark: 802 West Healey Street, Champaign
  • Place in History: Shiloh United Methodist Church, 352 County Road 2700N, Mahomet
  • Calamity Recovery Award:
    • 920 West Church Street, Champaign
    • 801 West Oregon Street, Urbana
  • Historically Respectful Design Award: 110 North First Street, Champaign
  • Special Heritage Award:
    • Kristin Solberg
    • Raymond Lytle
    • I & I Antique Tractor & Gas Engine Club

2002 Awards

  • Residential Heritage Award:
    • 1005 West Park Avenue, Champaign
    • 512 West Washington, Street, Champaign
    • 1018 West Church Street, Champaign
  • Commercial Heritage Award:
    • National Museum of Ship Models, 201 East Market Street, Sadorus
    • Station 211, 211 East Green Street, Champaign
  • Adaptive Re-Use Award:
    • Old Town Lofts, 301 South Water Street, Champaign
    • Pro Ambulance Building, 408 South Neil Street, Champaign
  • Institutional Heritage Award: Leal Elementary School, 312 West Oregon Street, Urbana
  • Landscape Heritage Award: Prairie Pond Landscape, Arbour Meadows, Savoy
  • Neighborhood Heritage Award:
    • Streetlight Project, Areas 4A & 4B, City of Champaign
    • 208 West Maple Street, Champaign
  • Historically Respectful Addition Award: 1728 County Road 500E, Champaign
  • Neighborhood Landmark Award: Huber’s Tavern, 1312 West Church Street, Champaign
  • Place in History Award: St. Malachy’s Catholic Church, 309 East Grove Avenue, Rantoul
  • Oomph! Award:
    • 702 West University Avenue, Champaign
    • 920 West Church Street, Champaign
  • Special Heritage Award:
    • Stephen Larson
    • Matthew Knoop
    • Anthony Bamert

2001 Awards

  • Residential Heritage Award:
    • Harshbarger Log Cabin, 325 North 1475 East Road, Piatt County
    • 612 West Green Street, Urbana
  • Commercial Heritage Award: Boltini, 211 North Neil Street, Champaign
  • Landmark Heritage Award: Engineering Hall, University of Illinois
  • Institutional Heritage Award:
    • Ice Arena, University of Illinois
    • Holy Cross Catholic Church, 405 West Clark Street, Champaign
    • Central High School, 610 West University Avenue, Champaign
  • Landscape Heritage Award:
    • Bridge Restoration/Bike Path, Village of Mahomet
    • Barnhart-Grover Prairie, Henry Barnhart Family & Champaign County Soil and Water Conservation District
  • Neighborhood Heritage Award:
    • 406 North McKinley Street, Champaign
    • 703 North Randolph Street, Champaign
  • Adaptive Use Heritage Award: Orpheum Children’s Science Museum, Phase II, 346 North Neil Street, Champaign
  • Historically Respectful Design Award:
    • 709 West Main Street, Urbana
    • Rose and Taylor Barber Shop, 124 North First Street, Champaign
  • Place in History Heritage Award: Immaculate Conception Mission, Bongart
  • Oomph! Award: 908 West Healey Street, Champaign
  • Special Heritage Award:
    • David Garner
    • Bruce Creamer
    • Daniel Wurl
    • Jeffrey Gordon
    • East Humboldt Township Cemetery

2000 Awards

  • Residential Heritage Award:
    • 207 West Vine Street, Champaign
    • 307 West Washington Street, Champaign
    • 1502 West Springfield Avenue, Champaign
    • 501 North Neil Street, Champaign
  • Commercial Heritage Award:
    • High Dive, 51-53 Main Street, Champaign
    • WEFT, 113 North Market Street, Champaign
    • 611 East Green Street, Champaign
    • 600 East Green Street, Champaign
    • 101 East Washington Street, Philo
  • Landmark Heritage Award:
    • Mount Vernon United Methodist Church, 2201 County Road 900E, Champaign
    • Immanuel Lutheran Church, 2498 County Road 2100E, Thomasboro
    • Prayer for Rain Statue, West Side Park, Champaign
  • Institutional Heritage Award:
    • Manager’s House, UI Experimental Dairy Barn Historic District
    • Irwin Academic Services Center, University of Illinois
  • Landscape Heritage Award: Pergola and Garden, 709 West University Avenue, Champaign
  • Neighborhood Heritage Award: Sesquicentennial Neighborhood Association, Champaign
  • Historically Respectful Design Award: 712 West Green Street, Urbana
  • Traditional Construction Heritage Award:Pickle Tree, 305 South Prairie View Road, Mahomet
  • Special Heritage Award: Thomas Whiteside