JDavis Architects Designed Commercial Property Recognized By City Of Raleigh


HighPark Village Shopping Center Receives Sir Walter Raleigh Award


[USPRwire, Fri Dec 28 2007] Jeff Davis, president of JDavis Architects, PLLC (www.jdavisarchitects.com), a full-service architecture, landscape architecture and interior design firm, has announced that the HighPark Shopping Center, located in Raleigh’s historic Five Points district, has been named a recipient of the City of Raleigh’s Sir Walter Raleigh Award for Community Appearance. Designed by JDavis, HighPark was one of 17 award winners recognized at a public ceremony held Nov. 6 at the Fletcher Opera Theater in the Progress Energy Center for the Performing Arts. The Sir Walter Raleigh Award honors projects, groups and individuals that have made a difference in improving the visual and natural environment of the City of Raleigh.

The HighPark Shopping Center received an award for the commercial category, which recognizes new construction or adaptive use of existing non-residential developments that are open to the public. JDavis designed the renovations and additions to the shopping center that included refinishing the exterior façade in brick and stucco, covering the sidewalks with decorative fabric awnings and building a covered plaza to provide outdoor dining areas.

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News Facts:

• The HighPark Shopping Center, located in Raleigh’s historic Five Points district, has been named a recipient of the City of Raleigh’s Sir Walter Raleigh Award for Community Appearance.
• Designed by JDavis, HighPark was one of 17 award winners recognized at a public ceremony held Nov. 6 at the Fletcher Opera Theater in the Progress Energy Center for the Performing Arts.
• The Sir Walter Raleigh Award honors projects, groups and individuals that have made a difference in improving the visual and natural environment of the City of Raleigh.
• The HighPark Shopping Center received an award for the commercial category, which recognizes new construction or adaptive use of existing non-residential developments that are open to the public.
• JDavis designed the renovations and additions to the shopping center that included refinishing the exterior façade in brick and stucco, covering the sidewalks with decorative fabric awnings and building a covered plaza to provide outdoor dining areas.

Quotes:
“We are honored to have one of our architectural designs recognized as a Sir Walter Raleigh Award recipient,” said Jeff Davis. “For 25 years this award has been a benchmark for outstanding design within the City of Raleigh.”

About JDavis Architects, PLLC:
JDavis Architects is an organization of architects, landscape architects and interior designers committed to partnering with their clients to create vibrant, liveable communities with architecture of lasting value. The firm is led by Jeffrey T. Davis, AIA, and Larry Zucchino, ASLA, recognized leaders in the architecture and planning professions in North Carolina. JDavis' work, particularly in community design, mixed use, urban infill, resort planning and residential architecture has won numerous national and regional awards for design excellence. Their projects have been featured in such publications as Southern Living, Coastal Living, Fine Homebuilding, Better Homes and Gardens and Architecture Magazine. For more information, please visit www.jdavisarchitects.com.

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Jeff Davis, JDavis Architects, Larry Zucchino, Architecture, Landscape Design, Interior Design, Mixed Use, Office Design, Community Design, Commercial Design, Residential Architecture, Sustainable Design, Raleigh, N.C., HighPark Shopping Center, Five Points, Sir Walter Raleigh Award for Community Appearance, City of Raleigh, Fletcher Opera Theater, Progress Energy Center for the Performing Arts, HighPark Village

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