This award recognizes an OALA member and his or her professional work. It singles out specific projects to draw attention to a body of work which demonstrates outstanding professional accomplishment.
Glenn Harrington, OALA, FCSLA
Glenn Harrington is widely known for his innovative approach to environmental landscape design, and for his experience in collaborating with grass-roots citizens groups on local landscape rehabilitation projects. He is the founding Principal of Harrington McAvan Ltd. (formerly Harrington and Hoyle, formerly Englar Harrington Leonard Ltd.), a member of the OALA/CSLA for 37 years, and a recipient of the Ontario Association of Landscape Architects’ prestigious Carl Borgstrom Award for Service to the Environment.
As part of his ongoing commitment to community service, Mr. Harrington has participated in the review and development of many initiatives, such as:
the Water Efficiency Strategy Advisory Group, the Stormwater Best Management Practices Steering Committee, the State of the Aggregate Resource Steering Committee, the Federal Government’s Great Lakes Strategic Advisory Committee, the Provincial Urban Drainage Advisory Committee, the Minister’s Mining Act Advisory Committee, and MTO’s Drainage Design Manual Review Committee.