Historic Downtown Muncie Indiana

Celebrate National Historic Preservation month in Downtown Muncie on Tuesday, May 25 at 6pm at the newly renovated Canopic Apartments.

The Muncie Historic Preservation and Rehabilitation Commission invites the public to attend the presentation and award ceremony, to be held at the Historic Caniopic Apartments courtyard. The apartment building is located at 221 E. Jackson in downtown Muncie, with courtyard entrance at the rear of the building.

Wayne Goodman of Indiana Landmarks will begin the event with a short presentation on heritage tourism opportunities in Indiana.

Following the presentation, Muncie Historic Preservation Officer Bill Morgan will present the 2010 Muncie Historic Preservation and Rehabilitation Commission Awards.

The following awards and letters of commendation will be presented:

  • Althea Stoeckel Award for Excellence in Preservation and/or Restoration of a Historic Site or Structure
  • Mary Frances Abel Award for Excellebce in Residential Restoration
  • Dick Greene Award for Excellence in Historic Preservation Promotion Through Published Works and/or Community Events

Light refreshments provided by Canopic owners Flaherty & Collins Properties.

For more information, contact Joshua Burton at 741-9386 oe email jmburton [at] bsu.edu.