City of Hamilton Urban Design and Architecture Awards

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The Urban Design and Architecture Awards, which are held bi-annually, recognize and celebrate excellence in the design of our urban environment.

A high quality urban environment contributes to economic and social benefits, improves the image of the City, and creates a sense of pride. A well designed city is integral to developing a vibrant and sustainable community with a high quality of life.

Owners, urban designers, architects, landscape architects, planners, contractors, engineers, consultants and students are invited and encouraged to submit projects such as: buildings, additions, alterations, restorations, adaptive reuse, brownfield redevelopment, streetscapes, parks, open spaces, landscapes, ecological restoration and design projects, public art, installations, planning studies, and/or student work.

Award Category Description

A building or a composition of buildings, with a primary function to serve the public and/or is largely accessible to the public. Submissions should demonstrate urban design and architectural excellence through a relationship to the natural environment and the public realm with consideration to pedestrian amenity, massing, detailing, as well as landscaping.

In this category, all building scales are eligible, as well as new build, adaptive re-use, and heritage restoration. Submissions may include, but are not limited to: education, health care, recreation, cultural, community and civic buildings.


April 17 (Wednesday) - June 14 (Friday)





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