MISSISSAUGA, Ontario–(BUSINESS WIRE)–March 14, 2022–
Lakeview Community Partners Limited (LCPL) is honored to announce that Lakeview Village, a vibrant mixed-use community being built on a 177-acre brownfield site along the Mississauga waterfront, has received the Award of Excellence for sustainable development as part of the 2022 National Urban Design Awards.
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Waterway Common at Lakeview Village Aerial view looking west – Rendered by Cicada Design Inc. Toronto Canada, courtesy of Lakeview Community Partners Limited
Presented by the Royal Architectural Institute of Canada (RAIC), the Canadian Institute of Planners (CIP) and the Canadian Society of Landscape Architects (CSLA), the National Urban Design Awards honor individuals, organizations, businesses and projects that have contributed to improving the quality of life and sustainability of Canadian communities through exceptional and thoughtful urban design.
In recognition of its outstanding commitment to sustainability in the urban context, the jury presented Lakeview Village with the Award of Excellence in Sustainable Developmenta coveted distinction given to the project that best demonstrates the principles of sustainable urban development while illustrating sensitive urban design.
“The proposed reduction in energy consumption centered on waste water heat recovery and a district-level energy plant is commendable,” noted the judging panel behind Lakeview Village’s selection. “The ‘city in 15 minutes’ is walkable and socially sustainable, and the myriad of practical and proven green technologies come together to make it a model for future sustainable development.”
The Lakeview Village project team includes Sasaki, NAK Design Strategies, Glenn Schnarr & Associates, The Municipal Infrastructure Group, Urbantech Consulting and FVB Energy Incorporated.
“On behalf of LCPL and the incredible team behind the project, it is an honor to receive this designation as we work to transform a place that has harmed the riverside ecosystem through industrial pollution into a sustainable and ready community. for the future,” said Brian Sutherland, Vice President of Development, Argo Development Corporation and Head of Development for Lakeview Village. “This award represents our holistic approach and thinking with Lakeview Village, which is to bring one of the most sustainable waterfront communities in the world to the shores of Mississauga.
Inspired by LCPL’s long-term vision of building a connected, environmentally conscious and socially responsible community, Lakeview Village’s “15 Minute Town” design will significantly contribute to the growth of healthy communities in Canada and will set the global standard for sustainability. Through thoughtful and strategic urban planning, the design promotes sustainable modes of transportation and will connect residents through a regional network of parks and trails. The developers have further integrated a myriad of forward-thinking and cutting-edge technologies to reduce energy consumption, and will also include a sustainability center to power the next generation of sustainable innovation locally.
“I would like to congratulate LCPL and the entire project team on this outstanding achievement, which celebrates our dedication to creating a community built for the future with solutions to address climate change, energy resilience, waste and mobility challenges,” said Fabio Mazzocco, President of Argo Development Corporation. “From the beginning, sustainability has been a driving force behind our approach to this project, and we look forward to carrying out this mission. We believe Lakeview Village will be a community that sets a new standard for how Canada approaches sustainability.
To learn more about the 2022 National Urban Design Awards, click here: Canadian Projects Selected for the 2022 National Urban Design Awards
For full jury comments, visit: National Urban Design Awards – 2022 Winner – Sustainability
To learn more about Lakeview Village, visit: www.mylakeviewvillage.com.
The RAIC, CIP and CSLA created the National Urban Design Awards in 2006 to promote awareness of the important role of urban design in maintaining and improving the quality of life in Canadian cities. The awards recognize the contributions of individuals, organizations, companies and projects. NUDA is a biennial program and the only national awards program that exclusively recognizes achievement in urban design.
About Lakeview Community Partners Limited
Lakeview Community Partners Limited is a partnership of community builders which includes TACC Construction Limited, Greenpark Group, CCI Development Group, Branthaven and Argo Development Corporation. The partnership represents an unprecedented collaboration dedicated to transforming Mississauga’s waterfront through the development of Lakeview Village, a sustainable mixed-use community and all-weather destination on the former site of the Lakeview Generating Station, a power plant in disused coal. This transformative 177-acre revitalization project will revolutionize the way people experience, visit and experience the waterfront through its thoughtful design and curated collection of housing, retail, office and recreational programs. . For more information visit www.mylakeviewvillage.com.
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