Joe Healy Honored with Prestigious Carpenters’ Company Membership
WRT Managing Principal Joe Healy, AIA, LEED AP has been honored with membership into The Carpenters' Company of the City and County of Philadelphia, America's oldest existing trade guild. Joe joins a select group of prominent architects, building contractors, and structural engineers.
Karen Blanchard Receives 2010 AIA Young Architect Award
Karen Blanchard, AIA, LEED AP, an Associate at Wallace Roberts & Todd, was named this year’s recipient of AIA Philadelphia’s 2010 Young Architect Award. With over twelve years of experience, Karen has played a leading design role on numerous WRT projects.
Union County Comprehensive Plan Receives Daniel Burnham Award
Cultivating Community: A Plan for Union County’s Future was selected by the APA's Pennsylvania Chapter as the winner of the 2010 Daniel Burnham Award for a Comprehensive Plan. The plan was prepared with extensive public participation using the "values-driven" planning process pioneered by WRT.
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.