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2016 SAR Design & Student Awards


Growability: Handling Growth & Density

The communities across our region are experiencing unprecedented growth due to the desirability of the South Atlantic – quality of life, the environment, and jobs.  As our cities and towns become more dense, we are experiencing resistance to this change, with current residents becoming increasingly vocal in their opposition to larger projects, taller buildings, and increased traffic.  How can design excellence overcome these challenges, and what role can architects play in making our built environments vibrant and desirable to all of our citizens?