The Atlantic Planners Institute (API) introduced its first Annual Planning Excellence Awards at the Annual Conference in St. Johns, Newfoundland Labrador in July of 2011.
These awards honour the best in professional planning work undertaken by members in communities and regions across Newfoundland and Labrador, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, and Prince Edward Island in four categories – Comprehensive Policies and Plans, Physical Plans and Design, Special Research Studies and Public Outreach and Communication.
Nomination deadline has been extended to Monday, September 17 at 9am.
Congratulations to the 2017 Planning Excellence Awards Winners!
Special Research Study
Turner Drake & Partners Ltd. and DSRA Architecture on behalf of Halifax Regional Municipality for their project, Financial Incentives for Heritage Conservation Districts.
Physical Plans and Design
Ekistics Plan + Design and Halifax Regional Municipality for their project, Fort Needham Memorial Park Master Plan.
Comprehensive Policies and Plans
O2 Planning + Design, UPLAND Planning + Design Studio, NATIONAL Public Relations, Turner Drake & Partners Ltd. and CBCL on behalf of Halifax Regional Municipality for their project, The Centre Plan.
Public Outreach and Communication
UPLAND Planning + Design Studio on behalf of Glooscap First Nation for their project, Glooscap Family Recreation and Culture Park Concept Plan.
Congratulations to all nominees and winners for demonstrating excellence.