2017 Planning Commission Design Awards Program

Wednesday, March 08, 2017

The Planning Commission announced the winners of the 2017 Design Awards Program at its meeting on March 8. The program began in 1991 to showcase and recognize quality and innovative design solutions in the built environment.

Honor Awards were presented in the following categories:

  • Residential Development – Aqua on 25th Street;
  • Commercial Development – Elite Motors; and
  • Public Facilities – Bow Creek Recreation Center.

Merit Awards were presented in the following categories:

  • Residential Development – The Apartments at Spence Crossing, and The Cottages at Sandbridge Beach;
  • Commercial Development – The Pier Shops, and Hampton Roads Family YMCA; Renovation – MarketSquare; and,
  • Public Facilities - Virginia Aquarium Gate & Generator Fencing Enclosure.

For information on the Planning Commission Design Awards, please contact Jonathan Sanders in the Planning Department by phone at 385-1829, by email at jdsander@vbgov.com, or visit www.VBgov.com/designawards.

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