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Bridgeton, New Jersey
Home of the State’s Largest Historic District...
Major Publicly-funded  Adaptive Reuse Project: 
Awarded to:
        The Vine Street School: Cumberland County Board of 
        Chosen Freeholders/ Lammey & Giorgio, Architects

The Good of the Order I (Preserving Private Businesses) Awarded to: 
      Ted and Jean Ritter (Ritter Law Office): 
                    53-55 Fayette Street
        Herman Evans, Jr. (Jem Print) 
                    56 Atlantic Street
   
The Good of the Order II (Preserving Private Homes)  
Awarded to:  
        Frances Ferrara:  71 York Street
        Corleda Torres: 77 East Avenue
        Barbara Iannotti & Tom Fuchs: 
                    104 East Avenue
        
        George & Leonora Waddington: 
            180 Fayette Street 
        Felix & Sara Hernandez:  29 New Street
        Matt Heminghaus: 157 Atlantic Street

        Jeff Fogg: 37 Lake Street
        Beverly Sjogren: 31 Franklin Drive                      

Special Category this Year: Church Preservation
Awarded to:
        Bethany Grace Community Church: 
                            31 N. Pearl Street
         Exalting the Word Worship Center: 
                            173 South Avenue

Triumph of the Spirit (Bringing People Together to Make a Difference): 
       Project: “Bridgeton Organic Community Garden”         
                Church Street Organic Garden Cumberland Bank/ 


Shining Heroes (special personal gift awards from the founder):

Major Publicly-funded  Adaptive Reuse Project:

Awarded to:

        The Vine Street School: Cumberland County Board of

        Chosen Freeholders/ Lammey & Giorgio, Architects


The Good of the Order I (Preserving Private Businesses) Awarded to:

      Ted and Jean Ritter (Ritter Law Office):

                    53-55 Fayette Street

        Herman Evans, Jr. (Jem Print)

                    56 Atlantic Street

  

The Good of the Order II (Preserving Private Homes) 

Awarded to: 

        Frances Ferrara:  71 York Street

        Corleda Torres: 77 East Avenue

        Barbara Iannotti & Tom Fuchs:

                    104 East Avenue

       

        George & Leonora Waddington:

            180 Fayette Street

        Felix & Sara Hernandez:  29 New Street

        Matt Heminghaus: 157 Atlantic Street


        Jeff Fogg: 37 Lake Street

        Beverly Sjogren: 31 Franklin Drive                     


Special Category this Year: Church Preservation

Awarded to:

        Bethany Grace Community Church:

                            31 N. Pearl Street

         Exalting the Word Worship Center:

                            173 South Avenue


Triumph of the Spirit (Bringing People Together to Make a Difference):

       Project: “Bridgeton Organic Community Garden”        

                Church Street Organic Garden Cumberland Bank/



Shining Heroes (special personal gift awards from the founder):

  

Photos, clockwise from immediately above:

Bridgeton CATA Organic Community Garden, Church Street; Bethany Grace Community Church; 37 Lake Street; Ritter Law Office; Jem Print; Exalting the Word Worship Center; 29 New Street; 104 East Avenue; 31 Franklin Drive; 77 East Avenue; 157 Atlantic Street; 180 Fayette Street.

Photo inset: Detail of the beautifully-preserved Second Empire slate roof of 104 East Avenue.


Below: (1) Historic photo, Vine Street School;

(2)Artist’s rendering, planned adaptive reuse, rear view.

HERE NOW!

The Bridgeton Historic District Commission’s THIRD ANNUAL “Bridgeton Rose” HISTORIC PRESERVATION  AWARDS will be held Wednesday, November 13, 2013, in Bonham Hall of First Presbyterian Church, 119 West Commeerce Street (5:30 PM-7:30 PM). The PUBLIC is WELCOME!! FULL PROGRAM PDF HERE




CHABA partners annually with the Bridgeton Historic District Commission to celebrate the Largest Registered Municipal District in

the State of New Jersey...

Consider a gift!


Do you care about helping the Bridgeton Historic District to thrive? Please consider a donation to the Bridgeton Historic Preservation Trust Fund

Send c/o CHABA

31 W Commerce St

Bridgeton, NJ 08302


Your contributions to this fund provide support for this awards program and for future public preservation projects

On November 9, 2011, with support from the Cumberland County Cultural & Heritage Commission, [chaba]  partnered with the City of Bridgeton Historic District Commission to present the First Annual Bridgeton Historic Preservation Awards Program.  
More about this event & partnership here....Awards_Program_files/CHABANewsletter1.pdf

MORE ABOUT:

Bridgeton Historic District Commission’s Second ANNUAL “Bridgeton Rose” HISTORIC PRESERVATION  AWARDS, November 14, 2012 (link to come)

2013 “BRIDGETON ROSE” HISTORIC PRESERVATION AWARDS

Above left: First Presbyterian Church, site of the 2013 awards

Above right: Bridgeton’s Historic District Design Guidelines in Spanish--the first in New Jersey--thanks to a team led by architect and CHABA co-founder Maria Cerda-Moreno, launched (though not yet formally adopted) October 2013.

 

Downtown District

    

East Lake District

      

Court House District


Glen View District

        

Park View District


Northgate District (Infill)



Major Public Project

                           

Southgate District

 
Awards_Program_files/Award%20Thompson.pdf
Awards_Program_files/Award%20Abbott.pdf
Awards_Program_files/Award%20Funkhouser.pdf

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     Hotlinks to background information on each award...More to come!