Bing Thom was in Edmonton on November 4, 2014 to take part in the celebration. Congratulations MacEwan University! Can’t wait to see the design turn into reality.
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In partnership with the Vancouver Sun, BTA’s 3rd annual online trick-or treat count is on again tonight. Tell us the nearest intersection to where you live, how many trick-or-treaters you received and what type of candy you gave out. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or post a message on Twitter with the hashtag #treatcount2014. Looking forward to the results!
It’s a been busy Spring and Summer at the Guildford Aquatics Addition site. Some major milestones that have been accomplished has been the completion of the structural roof wood trusses, the enclosure of the building, and the precast concrete panels for the outside of the pool. Here are some photos on the progress on the site.
All are welcome to attend a special presentation of the UBC Margolese National Design for Living Prize Lecture in Toronto which will feature a keynote by 2013 winner, Bing Thom. The award recognizes a Canadian citizen who has made outstanding contributions to the development or improvement of living environments for Canadians of all economic classes.
The presentation will take place on Wednesday, September 10, 2014 at 6:30pm at the Design Exchange in Toronto. A reception will follow at 7:30pm. The Design Exchange is located at 234 Bay Street in Toronto.
For more information on the award, see UBC Margolese National Design for Living Prize.
Thank you Andrew Yeung for the photographs.
We’re proud to announce that Surrey City Centre Library has been granted LEED Gold Certification this year. Congrats to everyone involved! The City Centre Library will be hosting free tours to highlight key green features. To participate, drop-in at 1:30pm on any Tuesday afternoon, starting March 25. For more information click here.
Thank you HKCBA for awarding BTA the inaugural Outstanding Business Performance Award, recognising the achievements of Canadian companies with successful business operations in Hong Kong. Congratulations to our fellow finalists, White Spot and Dr Power. For more information and a video link click here.
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