Planning & Analysis

Oak Ridges Community Centre and Park Master Plan

Consultant: Dillon Consulting
Client: Town of Richmond Hill
Location: Richmond Hill, ON
Accepting the award: Ian Dance from Dillon Consulting

PLANNING & ANALYSIS – Regional Citation Award
The Oak Ridges Community Centre and Park Master Plan is an analysis, planning and design project based on “environment first” principles. It demonstrates initiative in protecting, preserving and enhancing the inherent natural resources of the complex Oak Ridges Moraine site, while balancing the recreational needs of the community on the waterfront parkland setting. The project demonstrates “leadership by example” establishing a vision to enhance and protect the site ecology and character, while defining the level and location of site facilities and recreational use.


South Yonge Street – Steeles Avenue to Bantry Avenue

Consultant: EDA Collaborative
Client: York Region, PM: Carmen Hui
Location: Newmarket, Ontario
Accepting the award is: Bruce Cudmore of EDA Collaborative

PLANNING & ANALYSIS – Regional Citation Award
The South Yonge Street Corridor Streescape Master Plan is a 45 million dollar vision to create a bold, vibrant, green, and sustainable “Main Street” in York Region. Designed to revitalize Yonge Street into a destination people travel to, rather than through. The master plan features generous pedestrian boulevardslined with street trees punctuated by strategically located urban squares, attractive medians and intersections.