The City of Ottawa highlighted, through the sixth edition of the Urban Design Awards, the best concepts of architects and urban planners who contributed to Ottawa's project designs. The awards ceremony was held on September 30, 2015 at Lansdowne Park's historic Horticulture Building.
Mayor Jim Watson and Councillor Jan Harder, Chair of the City's Planning Committee, presented awards to recipients in five categories for urban design projects built between September 1, 2013 and September 1, 2015.
Pomerleau and its partners CannonDesign Ltd., WSP Group, Moses Structural Engineers, BAI, LLC and Smith + Andersen were presented with the Award of Merit - Urban Elements for The Veil at TD Place Stadium.
"Recognizing the value of good design through these awards helps inspire designers to continue to put forward their most creative ideas," said Mayor Watson in a news release issued by the city.