Smart Growth. Image by: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency / YouTube
Smart Growth. Image by: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency / YouTube

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Written by: Matthew McGuire
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The National Award for Smart Growth Achievement, is presented by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. These awards show recognition to communities that use innovative strategies to strengthen their economies, provide housing and transportation choices, develop in ways that bring benefits to a wide range of residents, and protect the environment.


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EPA’s 2015 National Awards for Smart Growth Achievement

2015 Award Winners

On September 17, 2015, EPA announced the winners of the 2015 National Award for Smart Growth Achievement:

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  • Corridor or Neighborhood Revitalization
    Jackson Walk
    Jackson, Tennessee

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  • Built Projects
    City of Hamilton and Historic Developers, LLC, Public-Private Partnership
    Hamilton, Ohio

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  • Plazas, Parks, and Public Places
    Riverfront Park
    Newark, New Jersey

National News

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