Erie County Historical Society Recognizes Community Members for Education, Preservation Work
The Erie County Historical Society presented numerous awards during its annual meeting Wednesday evening.
It was held at the Hagen History Center on W. 6 St. in Erie.
Executive Director George Deutsch presented awards in a number of categories to people and organizations who have worked to keep Erie County history alive through education and preservation.
Recipients of the 2019 Local History Awards include:
- President’s Award: Donald J. Kidder
- Preservation Construction Award: Michael Jefferys
- Preservation Initiative: Tom Fuhrman
- Preservation Enhancement Project Award: Scott Loop
- Media Award: Lisa Adams Gordon
- Local History Award: WWI Centennial Committee
- Volunteer of the Year: Bob O’Rear
- Employee Commitment to Excellence Award: Becky Weiser