The Washington State Department of Archaeology and Historic Preservation (DAHP) is pleased to announce that 13 individuals and organizations have been named as recipients of the State Historic Preservation Officer’s Awards for Outstanding Achievement in Historic Preservation. Award recipients will be recognized during a special ceremony held on May 4, 2010, 3 pm in the Columbia Room in the Legislative Building on the historic State Capitol Campus. State Historic Preservation Officer, Dr. Allyson Brooks will preside over the awards ceremony. The awards coincide with National Historic Preservation Month, an annual celebration occurring every May. For more info and a list of the award recipients, go to DAHP’s website.