2016 PEOPLE'S CHOICE AWARDS
For the 27th year in a row, the American Institute of Architects, Southwestern Oregon Chapter (AIA-SWO) in collaboration with the American Society of Landscape Architects, Willamette Valley Section of the Oregon Chapter (ASLA) is hosting the People’s Choice Awards for Architecture. The display at the Broadway commerce center will remain up and voting open throughout the month of October. Also, a voting WEBSITE will host online voting for both the People's and Colleague's Choice Awards. Votes will be counted and winners recognized at an AIA Chapter Meeting later in the year.
COLA LETTER TO THE MAYOR
CoLA has taken a position on the reboot of the South Willamette Special Area Zone planning, and has sent a letter to the Mayor & City Council on the subject in advance of their work session., in which the planning for the South Willamette area is the primary agenda item.
The full text of the letter can be found at Randy Nishimura's BLOG.
D.R. JOHNSON CLT TOUR
Recently, several AIA members and UO Students paid a visit to D.R. Johnson’s plant in Riddle, OR. The facility is only one of two in the country producing CLT panels for use in structural applications. Click HERE to read more.
Photos by Travis Sheridan.