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.