Annual Awards for Excellence in Planning

Each year, the chapter presents awards to projects and plans that demonstrate excellence.

The Planning Association of Washington and American Planning Association Washington Chapter, are pleased to continue the tradition of the Annual Joint Planning Awards Program.

2018 Joint APA-PAW Planning Award Recipients

Award Winners and Honorable Mention Selections

Category 2018 Award Plan 2018 Award Recipient
Students Community Design Workshop: House Relocation, A Sustainable Alternative to Demolition Seattle University
Sustainability

Thurston Regional Climate Adaptation Plan

Thurston Regional Planning Council

Citizen Involvement 

Blue Mountain Regional Trails Plan

Walla Walla Valley Metropolitan Planning Organization

Comprehensive Planning for Large Jurisdictions Renton Downtown Civic Core Vision and Action Plan

City of Renton, in association with consultant MIG Inc.

Comprehensive Planning for Small Jurisdictions Watershed Protection and Land Use Planning Project

City of Bonney Lake

Comprehensive Planning for Small Jurisdictions

2017 Comprehensive Plan Periodic Update

Town of Twisp, Twisp Mayor Soo Ing-Moody, SCJ Alliance

Transportation Planning 2040 Regional Transportation Plan for the Okanogan Region

City of West Richland, in association with consultant AHBL

 

The awards program is intended to bring attention and deserved recognition to public and private sector planning efforts, as well as student projects in university planning programs.  Specific details concerning the awards program are available as part of the nomination form.

The past award winners are shown below.