Today at NPC17, APA honored the 2017 National Planning Award recipients during a special multimedia presentation and luncheon. Honored were the five National Planning Excellence recipients and 12 National Planning Achievement recipients.
DANIEL BURNHAM AWARD FOR A COMPREHENSIVE PLAN
Plano Tomorrow Comprehensive Plan
ADVANCING DIVERSITY & SOCIAL CHANGE IN HONOR OF PAUL DAVIDOFF
Near Northside Quality of Life Agreement (QLA) 2015
Community Design Resource Center, University of Houston's Gerald D. Hines College of Architecture and Design
Avenue Community Development Corporation
PIERRE L'ENFANT INTERNATIONAL PLANNING EXCELLENCE AWARD
Bhubaneswar Smart City Plan
IBI Group and Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation
NATIONAL PLANNING EXCELLENCE AWARD FOR PLANNING PIONEERS
Lawrence P. Witzling, PhD, AIA, ASLA
NATIONAL PLANNING EXCELLENCE AWARD FOR A PLANNING LANDMARK
Montgomery County's Agricultural Reserve
Montgomery County Planning Department
Montgomery County, Maryland
National Planning Achievement Award recipients
After the luncheon, the Excellence recipients moved into the APA Pavilion to answer attendee questions about their work.
A member of the Plano Tomorrow Comprehensive Plan team speaks with a conference attendee about their plan. Photo by Roberta Rewers.
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Roberta Rewers is APA's senior communications coordinator.