Dal Alert!

Receive alerts from Dalhousie by text message.

X

News

» Go to news main

Congratulations Frank Palermo and Cities and Environment Unit

Posted by School of Planning on September 29, 2017 in Planning
Cities and Environments Unit wins CIP Award. Eleanor Mohammed (left) presented the award to Iyad Al-Halis.
Cities and Environments Unit wins CIP Award. Eleanor Mohammed (left) presented the award to Iyad Al-Halis.

Prof Frank Palermo and his team at the Cites and Environment Unit received the Canadian Institute of Planners 2017 Award for Planning Excellence in the category of Urban Design for their project, “A Plan for the Ferry Docks Areas, a Digby Neck and Island Collaboration”. The team included Frank Palermo, Iyad Al-Halis (MPlan, urban designer), Eliza Jackson (MPlan, community planner, now at EAC), Mark Nenner (MPlan community planner, now at HRM), Uytae Lee (BCD Hons, community planner), and MPlan work-term students and new graduates Friederike Rischmann, Stirling Scory and Aditi Mane. They worked with the Advisor Group of the Freeport Community Development Association.