Vision is a 501 (c) 3 not-for-profit organization that educates, advocates, plans, designs, and provides technical assistance on Smart Growth projects. We bring the best practices of community design together with experts, stakeholders, and decision makers to advance quality growth and preservation on LI.


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Vision is working with communities across Long Island to plan quality growth and preservation. Click on the map below for a full-sized image.

For details on many of our projects, click here.

2010 Smart Growth Awards

The 2010 Smart Growth Awards will take place on Friday, June 18th, 2010 from 11:30-2:00 at the Crest Hollow Country Club.

Registration forrms are here.

Congratulations to this year's winners:

 

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The 9th annual Smart Growth Awards will honor individuals and organizations taking leadership in advancing Smart Growth projects, policies, regulations and initiatives.

This year's distinguished honorees include:

Regional Leadership:

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Hon. Tim Bishop
US House of Representatives

Creates a mix of uses:

 

Provide a variety of transportation choices:

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Glen Cove Waterfront redevelopment
RxR Glen Isle Partners
 
Rt. 347
NYS DOT

Preserve open space, farmland, natural beauty, historic & critical environmental areas:

 

Reinvesting in & Strengthening Communities:

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Hon. Kate Browning
& Hon. Ed Romaine,
Suffolk County Legislature
 
'Buy Locally' Campaign
Huntington Township Business Council

Encourage citizen and stakeholder participation in development decisions:

 

Create walkable neighborhoods:

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Sergio Argueta
S.T.R.O.N.G.
 
Dave Glass
NYS DOT Bike-Ped coordinator
(posthumously)

Foster distinctive, attractive communities with a sense of place:

 

Takes advantage of compact building design:

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Village of Babylon
 
The C, Freeport
Signature Organization

Housing opportunities & choices for a range of household types, family sizes & incomes

 

Fostering clean energy & green building development

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concern

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Summer Wind Square
Eastern Property Investor
Consultants, LLC
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Suffolk County
Concern Riverhead
Concern for Independent Living
 
Affordable housing development
Roosevelt Development Group, Long Island Housing Partnership

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The 9th annual Smart Growth Awards will be held on Friday, June 18th from 11:30am-2pm at the Crest Hollow Country Club.

Registration information is available here.

 

 

Check out our previous Awards coverage for more information:

 

2009 Awards

2008 Awards

2007 Awards

2006 Awards

2005 Awards

2004 Awards

2003 Awards

2002 Awards

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