Celebrate local planning superstars by nominating innovative plans and projects; distinguished APA members, agencies, and firms; and planning achievements for the Sacramento Valley Section APA Awards!
Want to help out? Join the 2021 SVS Awards Jury! Click here to find out more.
March 26, 2021: Awards nomination submission deadline, 5PM
April 9, 2021: SVS Awards Jury deliberation, 3-5PM
April 14, 2021: SVS Award Winners notification
May 14, 2021: State Awards application deadline
July/August 2021: Awards Ceremony (TBD)
On March 12, 2021, SVS held an information session about the SVS Awards Program. Click here to see the slides.
The 2021 APA SVS Awards process has officially begun! Between now and the end of March, projects will be nominated for awards in categories such as comprehensive planning, urban design, innovation in green planning, and many more!
Now, we are looking for enthusiastic individuals willing to dedicate time to give back to our profession by serving on the 5-person 2021 APA Sacramento Valley Section Awards Jury. Jurors will review and evaluate some of the finest planning work in the Sacramento Valley region, confer with the rest of the jury, and determine the winners. Awards deliberation will be held from 3-5 PM on Friday, April 9, 2021.
If you would like to be considered to serve on this jury, please fill out this online application form. In this form, you will be asked to provide your contact information,an approximately 250-word statement of interest, and a one-page resume.
DUE DATE: FRIDAY, MARCH 19, 2021 at 5PM
(NOTE: THIS IS EARLIER THAN THE AWARD APPLICATION DEADLINE)
Did you miss the 2020 Virtual Awards Ceremony? For a $5 donation, you can still watch the recording! Click here for details. The recording will be available through the end of January 2021.
Please join us in congratulating the following award winners from the Sacramento Valley Section!
Please join us also in congratulating the 2020 SVS Award Winners. These awards are unique to the Sacramento Valley Section, and aim to recognize people, projects, and organizations that contribute to great planning happening locally and on the ground everyday.
2020 SVS Legacy Award Winner
2020 SVS Local Vision Award Winners
2020 SVS Emerging Planner Award Winners
Please help us congratulate this year's APA California Sacramento Valley Section Award Winners!
SVS Award of Merit Winners
SVS Award of Excellence Winners
Emerging Planner Award
SVS Local Vision Award Winners
SVS Student Scholarship Winners
PEN Honor Award Honoree for SVS
SVS Legacy Award Recipient
Please help us congratulate the APA California Sacramento Valley Section Award Winners!
Additionally, please join us in thanking our 2019 Jury who volunteered their time and expertise to review all the project nominations:
Winners will be celebrated at the annual Awards Night to be held in January 2020. Keep an eye out for a save-the-date announcement this December!
Help us congratulate the 2018 APA California Sacramento Valley Section Award Winners!!
This symbol shows projects receiving State awards too!
Butte County Sustainable Agricultural Lands Conservation Strategy (SALC)
Award of Excellence in Innovation in Green Community Planning
Capital Public Radio Place and Privilege
Award of Excellence in Communications Initiative
2017 Central Valley Flood Protection Update
Award of Excellence in Comprehensive Plan (Large Jurisdiction)
Sacramento Central City Specific Plan
Award of Excellence in Economic Planning and Development
Woodland General Plan Update 2035
Award of Excellence in Comprehensive Plan (Small Jurisdiction)
Butte Utility-Scale Solar Guide
Award of Merit in Best Practices
Fair Oaks Boulevard - Complete Street Master Plan
Award of Merit in Transportation Planning
Delta Leadership Program
Franklin Boulevard Business District
Rocky Hill Trail
Tricia Stevens, AICP
Al Herson, FAICP
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