Previous Planning Awards Winners

2012

New Horizon Award (Individual)

Jonathan Knight, The Geography of Nature Access Opportunities

Pioneer Award (Urban)

City of Andover, US-54/400 Corridor Study

2011

New Horizon Award (Individual)

Matthew Baker, Geographic Equity and Light Rail Ballot Initiative Success

New Horizon Award (Group)

K-State Student Planning Association, BOXhattan

Sod Buster Award

John Philip Lefmann

Pioneer Award (Rural)

City of Greensburg, Sustainable Land Development Code

Pioneer Award (Urban)

City of Overland Park, Downtown Form-Based Code

Pioneer Award (Urban)

Wichita-Sedgwick County, Project Downtown: The Master Plan for Wichita

2010

New Horizon Award

Zach Flanders

Sod Buster Award

Mayor Carl Brewer, Wichita

Pioneer Award (Rural)

Riley County Vision Committee

Pioneer Award (Urban)

Downtown/North Leavenworth Master Plan

From Planning Concept to Realty: The Mission Square Project

Ad Astra Awards

Vern Deines

Bickley Foster

2009

Sod Buster

Bob Courtney — Olathe, Kansas

Pioneer Award (Urban)

City of Overland Park Mixed Use Design Standards

Pioneer Award (Rural)

City of El Dorado Comprehensive Plan

2008

New Horizon

Retail Market Dynamics of Overland Park, Kansas

Eric Anderson, Gabriel Casner, Matthew Coates and Britt Crum-Cano from the Local Economic Development Class at University of Kansas Graduate Program In Urban Planning (Professor Kirk McClure).

Pioneer Award (Urban)

City of Overland Park, Kansas for the Vision Metcalf Plan

Pioneer Award (Rural)

Flint Hills Regional Growth Plan

City of Greensburg, Greensburg Sustainable Comprehensive Plan

Ad Astra Award

Dean Palos, FAICP

2007

New Horizon

Fort Scott River Revitalization Report

Environmental Planning Implementation Class, University of Kansas Graduate Program in Urban Planning (Associate Professor Stacey White, Ph.D.) for the project:

Pioneer Award

Wichita-Sedgwick County Metropolitan Area Planning Department for the Central Northeast Area Plan

Sod Buster Award

Kansas Department of Transportation Secretary Deb Miller

Lawrence Andre, Planning Commissioner and Community Activist in Mission, Kansas.

Ad Astra Award

Kansas State University: Graduate Program in Regional and Community Planning