The Midwest Section celebrated its 25th Anniversary with a big celebration at the Fort Worth Stockyards on Friday, January 23, 2015. As part of this celebration, the Section recognized several planning projects and advocates as part of its annual awards program. The Midwest Section would like to congratulate the following:

Putt-Putt for Planning Scholarship Recipient
Chelsea Irby | UT-Arlington Student

Project Planning Award
City of Cleburne & North Central Texas Council of Governments | Cleburn Downtown Master Plan

Student Project Awards
UT Arlington Institute of Urban Studies | Wildcat Center at Bunche Park 2015 Collaborative Plan
UT Arlington School of Urban and Public Affairs | South Cooper Street Corridor Strategy

Planning Advocate
Ann Zadeh, AICP | City of Fort Worth City Council Member

Planner of the Year
Dana Burghdoff, AICP | City of Fort Worth

Special Recognition Awards
Clayton Husband, AICP - Midwest Section Board Member for 22 Years
Beth Knight, AICP - Midwest Section Board Member for 15 Years
Stephen Cook, AICP - Midwest Section Board Member for 9 Years
Jenny Crosby, AICP - Midwest Section Board Member for 9 Years

Director's Award
Wendy Shabay, AICP - APA Texas Chapter President

View Photos of Midwest Section 25th Anniversary Celebration and Awards Banquet