About the 2021 Sir Walter Raleigh Awards Commercial Community Impact Landscape Design Public Facilities Public Spaces Rehabilitation and Historic Preservation Residential
About the 2021 Sir Walter Raleigh Awards
The City of Raleigh Appearance Commission hosted its 39th annual Sir Walter Raleigh Awards for Community Appearance on April 13, 2022. Join us in celebrating the 2021 award winners!
2021 Award Winner: Trophy Brewing and Pizza
Awards in this category are presented for all types of new retail, office construction, or adaptive use and may include industrial, warehouse, or corporate projects that have a positive impact on the city's visual environment.
2021 Award Winners:
- Bailey Drive Gateway at Walnut Creek Wetland Park
- Gretchen Sedaris, City Horticulturist
Awards in this category are given to groups or individuals who have created and implemented projects of any scale that enrich the quality of life in Raleigh through design.
2021 Award Winners:
- Bloc(83) Tower 2
- Fitts-Woolard Hall
Awards in this category are for projects that exemplify an integrated approach to resource conservation, respect for existing features of the site, and/or significantly preserve Raleigh's natural features and trees, including exemplary design of utilitarian site elements transformed into public amenities.
2021 Award Winner: Steve Troxler Agricultural Sciences Center
Awards in this category are for local, state, and federal projects including office, and transportation-related facilities.
2021 Award Winner: John Chavis Memorial Park (also awarded the Jury’s Choice Award)
Awards in this category are given for projects which enhance the appearance and livability of public areas of the city, including parks, streets, neighborhoods, and churches.
Rehabilitation and Historic Preservation
2021 Award Winner: Heights House (Montfort Hall)
Awards in this category are given for the preservation or rehabilitation of existing buildings, especially Raleigh's historic resources.