Indiana Chapter - American Planning Association

2013 Hoosier Planning Award Winners

Outstanding Plan

Criteria: This category pertains to written plans representing significant advancement of planning in the state. Plans may be made by a planning agency, team, firm, community group, or local authority.

WINNER: City of Fort Wayne Community Development Division

PROJECT:  Front Door Fort Wayne

Honorable Mention for Outstanding Plan

WINNER: City of Goshen, Development Concepts, Inc., Urban Collage, Inc. and Shrewsberry & Assoc., LLC

PROJECT: 9th Street Industrial Corridor Plan

Outstanding Best Practice

Criteria: To be awarded for a specific planning tool, practice, program, project, or process that is a significant advancement to specific elements of planning.  This category emphasizes results and demonstrates how innovative and state-of-the-art planning methods and practices helped to implement a plan.

WINNER: City of Columbus-Bartholomew County Planning Department

PROJECT: Infill Site Profiles

Outstanding Student Project

Criteria: This award is given to an outstanding paper or class project by a student or group of students. Students in accredited and non-accredited planning programs are eligible for this award.

WINNER: Ball State University Fall 2011 PLAN 541 Class: Julie Collier, Robert Wertman, Nick Stubbs, Jeff Lauer, Kylie Davis, Seth Jenkins, Stefanie Nawrocki, Dusty Lake, Justin Baker, Jessica Robb, and Kate Donnelly

PROJECT: Affordable Housing Case Studies

Outstanding Marketing Project

Criteria: This award deals with a public information program or project by a planning organization or firm hired to produce a package of materials, which could include print ads, videos, maps, that raise awareness of planning issues, increase community participation in planning, or make a significant contribution to advancing the cause planning in their community.

WINNER: Kentuckiana Regional Planning & Development Agency, Taylor Siefker Williams Design Group and Williams Randall Marketing

PROJECT: Connecting Kentuckiana

 

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