Awards Program

2023 Preservation Awards to be presented for Commercial
and Residential improvements in Historic Districts.

Casa Di ViteThe Excelsior Springs Historic Preservation Commission is accepting nominations for their Historic Preservation Awards Program. Awards will be given for two categories, Commercial and Residential. Property owners who have made significant improvements to historic properties may be nominated by anyone in the community.

Award winner in 2022 was Casa Di Vite. The commercial property, vacant for many years, is now an event center with wine tasting activities.

Gary and Kim Sanson were awarded the Preservation Award for a Residential Property for restoration of a home on East Broadway that was slated for demolition. The house is now a single family residence.

407 East Broadway

Read more about these projects.

“The Historic Preservation Commission seeks to recognize the hard work and investment of property owners whose projects improve the appearance of Historic Excelsior Springs,” said Betty Bissell, chairman. Anyone who wishes to nominate a property owner may submit a completed form to the Community Development Department at the Hall of Waters by April 3, 2023 at 5:00 p.m. Awards will be presented at the Historic Preservation Commission meeting on May 10, 2023.