2013 Planning Commission Design Awards Announced

Wednesday, December 11, 2013

The Planning Commission honored the winners of the 2013 Design Awards Program at its meeting on December 11th. The Program encourages and formally recognizes creative and innovative development solutions in the built environment.  Honor Awards were presented in the following categories: Residential Development – Indigo 19; Commercial Development – Ocean Sky Retail Center; Mixed Use Development – 31 Ocean; Sustainable Development – Tidewater Community College/City of Virginia Beach Joint Library; and Public Facilities - Williams Farm Community Recreation Center, Park and Skate Park, and Chesapeake Beach Fire and EMS Station.  Merit Awards were presented in the following categories: Residential Development – Holly Pines, and Spring Water Apartments; Commercial Development – Dave and Buster’s at Lynnhaven Mall; Strategic Growth Areas - Sheraton Hotel Oceanfront Parking Garage; Redevelopment – Pembroke Walgreens; Renovation/Adaptive Reuse – Pembroke Mall; and Public Facilities – Pembroke Elementary School Accessible Playground.

 

For information on the Planning Commission Design Awards, contact Jonathan Sanders in the Planning Department at 385-4621 or visit www.VBgov.com/designawards.

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