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Barbara Place Community Receives National Design Excellence Award
WRT’s Barbara Place Terrace in Jersey City, NJ received a 2010 Award of Excellence for Project Design from the National Association of Housing and Redevelopment Officials (NAHRO). To date, the project has been recognized with a total of four awards at the local, state, and regional levels.
WRT to Update Virginia State Capitol Master Plan
WRT recently began work to update a long-range master plan for Virginia’s state capitol in Richmond. The firm prepared the master plan in 2005, and the update is intended to identify and incorporate changes that have occurred within the last five years.
WRT Working on Two Major City Park System Plans
WRT recently began work on two major city park system plans: a strategic plan for Cleveland Metroparks in Ohio and a parks implementation plan for downtown San Diego, California.
August 18, 2010
Sacramento Urban Design Project Receives First Place APA Award
WRT's Central City Urban Design Guidelines for Sacramento, California received a first place award in the Best Practices category by the Sacramento Valley Section of the APA.
July 19, 2010
Ignacio F. Bunster-Ossa Elevated to FASLA
The American Society of Landscape Architects has elected WRT Principal Ignacio F. Bunster-Ossa to its Council of Fellows, in recognition of his long-standing leadership in and contributions to the practice of landscape architecture.
July 14, 2010
WRT Projects Receive Designing the Parks Awards
Two WRT projects received awards during the inaugural Designing the Parks awards program. The LEED Gold-rated Blue Ball Dairy Barn won an Honor Award for Preservation, and the Floyds Fork Greenway Master Plan won a Merit Award for a Master Plan.