The James B. Recchie Design Award honors excellence in urban design that can be reflected in historic or new buildings and places, additions to existing buildings, parks, public spaces and public art. The award celebrates projects that add to the distinctive character and improved quality of life of Columbus and the designers responsible for them.
Nominations for the 2016 James B. Recchie Award are public and are now open.
Following the nomination process, finalists are selected by a screening committee. A panel of three jurors determine the winner after visiting the finalists.
The 2016 James B. Recchie Award will be bestowed at a program & reception on Thursday, October 6 at The Ohio Statehouse.
The winner of the 2015 James B. Recchie Award was the Columbus Metropolitan Library Driving Park Branch, located at 1442 E. Livingston Ave., Columbus, OH 43205, designed by NBBJ.
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