Now through April 6, 2020
Help us commemorate upcoming National Historic Preservation Month by photographing your favorite Forest Grove historic property! The contest is open to all skill levels and includes a youth category. Photos must feature a historic property in Forest Grove. Winners of the contest will be awarded recognition at an upcoming City Council Meeting and win a night on the town!
How to Enter:
- Photograph your favorite Forest Grove historic property (defined as 50 years or older).
- Complete the Photo Contest Release Form.
- Send the completed Photo Contest Release Form and your photograph to HistoricFG@outlook.com.
- You may enter up to three submissions. If more than three submissions are received, only the first three entries will be judged.
- All submissions must be received to HistoricFG@outlook.com no later than 5 pm on April 6, 2020.
Winners will be announced and notified May 1. Prizes will be awarded at an upcoming May City Council Meeting.
Be creative and have fun! This is your chance to celebrate and preserve Forest Grove’s irreplaceable cultural and historic landmarks. Submissions will be updated weekly on the City’s Facebook page in the 2020 Historic Photo Contest album.
Don’t know where to start?
Click the Historic Neighborhoods tab on the Historic Landmarks Board page for a listing of historic properties by neighborhood (http://www.forestgrove-or.gov/bc-hlb/page/historic-neighborhoods).
This announcement was originally posted by the City of Forest Grove.