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Bohlin Cywinski Jackson designed the Peach Arch U.S. Port of Entry in Blaine. The project won a merit award from the AIA Washington Council.

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Honoring design
of public projects

Fifteen projects were honored yesterday at the American Institute of Architects Washington Council's 2013 Civic Design Awards banquet in Seattle.

May 24, 2013
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Two honor, seven merit and six citation awards were given out; 61 projects were entered.

The program promotes quality design in public projects in Washington or by Washington-based AIA architects. The awards go to publicly funded projects designed in the last five years and are intended to honor the client as well as the architect. AIA Washington's goal is to recognize and reinforce public agencies striving to produce excellence in design of their projects.

Jurors were Larry McFarland, McFarland Marceau Architects, Vancouver, B.C.; Mark A. Engberg, Colab Architecture + Urban Design, Portland; and Randall Teal, associate professor of Architecture, University of Idaho.

AIA Washington 2013 Civic Design Awards
Honor Awards

Wenatchee Valley College Music and Arts Center

University of Washington
Husky Union Building renovation/expansion

Merit Awards

Peace Arch U.S. Port of Entry

Western Washington University
Miller Hall

Newcastle Library

Washington State University
Veterinary and Biomedical Research Building

University of Washington
Russell T. Joy Building

Technology Access Foundation
Bethaday Community Learning Space

Vancouver Community Library

Citation Awards

UW West Campus Housing (phase one)

Issaquah High School

Suquamish Museum

Brightwater influent pump station

Fire Station 30

Federal Center South Building 1202


AIA Washington Council (www.aiawa.org)

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