Business

Cloverdale rec centre earns building award

The Cloverdale Recreation Centre. -
The Cloverdale Recreation Centre.
— image credit:

The Cloverdale Recreation Centre has been cited for an excellence in building award.

It's one of four commercial building awards the Fraser Valley Real Estate Board has awarded to City of Surrey projects.

The new recreation centre won the Award of Merit in the Community Institutional Category. The Surrey City Centre Library earned two awards – Judges' Choice, the highest honour, and Community Institutional. Kensington Prairie Community Centre won in the Restoration category.

Eleven awards in nine categories were presented.

Projects were evaluated on the following criteria: does the development complement or add to the surrounding properties or neighbourhood; is it esthetically pleasing; what construction materials were used; was it built in an environmentally sensitive manner; does it incorporate unique architectural features and how does the project compare to others in the same category.

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

You might like ...

B.C. oil refinery backers move ahead
 
Diesel stays stubbornly high amid crude oil drop
 
Apartment vacancy rates drop, rents rise in Lower Mainland
‘How was I to know evil would walk to my doorstep?’
 
Just the Facts: Medical Marijuana in Canada (VIDEO)
 
BC Ferries ends fuel surcharge as oil falls
Santa Arrives in Aldergrove!
 
Avoiding post-holiday debt blues
 
Preventative care goes a long way at New West clinic

Community Events, December 2014

Add an Event


Read the latest eEdition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Dec 18 edition online now. Browse the archives.