EBC Award for Climate Change Project of the Year

Award Project: Langone Park & Puopolo Playground Renewal

Award Recipients:

  • Boston Parks and Recreation Department
  • Boston Water and Sewer Commission
  • Weston & Sampson Engineers, Inc.
  • Woods Hole Group, Inc.
  • Tortora Consulting, Inc.
  • Feldman Geospatial
  • Pare Corporation
  • WES Construction Corp.

The EBC Award for Climate Change Project of the Year is awarded to the renewal of Langone Park & Puopolo Playground in recognition of the interdisciplinary approach to designing for climate change resulting in a signature waterfront park in the City of Boston. The project provides critical, equitable, and climate-resilient active and passive recreation opportunities to a diverse, multi-generational population and the resilient solutions reflect an innovative combination of climate adaptation and mitigation considerations with high design value. The project acts as a proof of concept for the City of Boston’s commitment to Climate Resilient Design and serves as a testament to sustainable development and resiliency.

Presenting the Award:

Bethany Card
Secretary, Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs
Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Award Photos

The 2022 Award for Climate Change Project of the Year