Indiana Chapter - American Planning Association

2014 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: Town of Fishers

PROJECT:  The Fishers Community Art Master 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.

WINNERNorthwestern Indiana Regional Planning Commission

PROJECT: Creating Livable Communities Program

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: Indiana University School of Public and Environmental Affairs, Spring 2013 V600 Class

PROJECT: Bedford/Lawrence County Capstone Project