March 31, 2010
David Brower Center Wins Best New Green Building Award
The David Brower Center in Berkeley, California received the Best New Green Building award from the San Francisco Business Times. This is the third award bestowed upon the project in the last year.
Karen Blanchard Selected as Rotch Finalist
WRT Associate Karen Blanchard, AIA, LEED AP has been selected as a finalist for the prestigious Rotch Travelling Scholarship. The scholarship was established in 1883 to advance architectural education through foreign study and travel.
WRT Transportation Plan for Portsmouth, VA Unanimously Adopted
The Portsmouth City Council unanimously adopted a ground-breaking Master Transportation Plan (MTP) prepared by WRT as lead consultant. The firm previously developed the city's Destination Portsmouth Comprehensive Plan, several sub-area plans, and other projects to implement the Comprehensive Plan.
WRT Smart Growth Work Featured at Seattle Conference
WRT's work on the Sustainable Communities Initiative with EPA New England and the Hartford Capitol Region Council of Governments was presented on Friday February 5, 2010 at the 9th Annual New Partners for Smart Growth Conference in Seattle.
WRT at the New Green Economy Conference
David Rouse of WRT and Storm Cunningham, CEO of the Resolution Fund, LLC in Washington, made a presentation at the New Green Economy Conference in DC.
WRT Wins Two National AIA Awards
WRT has been selected as the recipient of two 2010 Institute Honor Awards from The American Institute of Architects for Regional and Urban Design, for the U.S. House Office Buildings Facilities Plan and Preliminary South Capitol Area Plan and for A Civic Vision for the Central Delaware River.