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Cream of the Cream City Awards

The Milwaukee Historic Preservation Commission is seeking nominations for its "Cream of the Cream City" Historic Preservation Awards. The awards, sponsored by the city’s Historic Preservation Commission, the Common Council and the Mayor, recognizes individuals and organizations that have made outstanding contributions in the field of historic preservation and heritage education/advocacy in the City of Milwaukee. The awards recognize projects large and small which have preserved the rich history of Milwaukee found in its varied architecture from the 19th and 20th centuries. The recipients of these awards have added value to their neighborhoods and Milwaukee by preserving the unique design and character of historically designated properties.



Download the 2020 Cream of the Cream City Awards Nomination application.



Previous Cream of the Cream City award winners:

1993 - 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004
2005 2006 2007 2008 2009
2010 2011-2013 2014 2017  

 



Other Local Building Awards

Mayor's Design Awards

This award is presented to multiple projects each year in an ongoing effort to recognize design excellence throughout the city of Milwaukee. Recipients have added value to their neighborhoods by restoring, constructing or enhancing their properties in a way that respects the urban fabric and contributes to the character of their surroundings.

City of Milwaukee Historic Preservation Commission

Zeidler Municipal Building
841 N. Broadway, Room B-1

Milwaukee, WI 53202

(414) 286-5712
(414) 286-5722

hpc@milwaukee.gov


 

Cream of the Cream City
Historic Preservation Awards

Thank you to all who attended the 
Cream of the Cream City Awards ceremony held on May 30, 2019
at Best Place at the Pabst.

For photos of the event, click below:

2019-5-30 Cream of the Cream City Awards


To view past award winners, please visit: milwaukee.gov/hpc/CreamCityAwards