MotorCities National Heritage Area

The 7th annual MotorCities National Heritage Area Awards of Excellence recognized organizations and individuals who have delivered oustanding projects in the areas of auto or labor heritage tourism, education/interpretation and revitalization.

The 2020 winner of the award for Revitalization is:

Steve Shotwell with Piquette volunteers RESIZED 600

·        Steve Shotwell (center in the photo above), Board President of the Ford Piquette Avenue Plant in Detroit.

The winner of the award for Interpretation and Education is:

·        The Ford Piquette Avenue Plant for their Early Ford Dealerships 1903-1927 exhibit.

The winner of the award for Heritage Tourism is:

·        Bailey Sisoy-Moore of Detroit History Tours, LLC.


Award winners were announced on November 18, during our annual Michigan Auto Heritage Day