July 8, 2009
Project Focus: Mixed-Use Wanamaker School Project in Philadelphia
WRT, the architect for Brighter Hope, a partnership of the Goldenberg Group and Bright Hope Baptist Church, is designing a mixed-use project at the former John Wanamaker Middle School in Philadelphia.
July 6, 2009
Sinem Metin Presents at Urban Design Congress
WRT's Sinem Metin, an urban designer with the firm's Coral Gables office, was a presenter at the International 4th Urban Design Congress held on May 27 and 28, 2009 in Istanbul, Turkey.
July 6, 2009
WRT Selected to Develop Austin Comprehensive Plan
A consultant team led by WRT was selected by the city of Austin, Texas to assist in the development of a new comprehensive plan. It has been over 30 years since the city's last comprehensive plan was adopted, during which time Austin has undergone significant changes.
July 6, 2009
Sacramento 2030 Plan Given APA Section's Honor Award
The Sacramento Valley Section of the American Planning Association (APA) gave an Honor Award to the City of Sacramento 2030 General Plan. The award was in the category of Comprehensive Planning, Large Jurisdiction.
June 15, 2009
Baltimore Inner Harbor Receives ULI Heritage Award
The Baltimore Inner Harbor was given a Heritage Award from the Urban Land Institute (ULI), as part of the non-profit organizations Awards for Excellence: The Americas competition.
June 15, 2009
Two Projects Given New Jersey Future Smart Growth Awards
Two WRT projects, the Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation headquarters and North Camden Waterfront Park Plan, were given New Jersey Smart Growth Awards from New Jersey Future, a statewide research and policy group.