May 28, 2004       

High Point Land Plans Win Prestigious “Gold Nugget” Design Award

San Francisco, CA – Seattle Housing Authority urban redevelopment project, High Point in West Seattle was awarded a prestigious Gold Nugget Grand Award as “On The, Boards Project of the Year.”

The land plan for High Point, designed by the Seattle architectural firm MITHUN, was cited for its environmental sensitivity and excellent adaptation of urban land use values.

Now in its 41st year, the Gold Nugget Awards are the premier event of the annual PCBC (formerly Pacific Coast Builders Conference), an annual trade show and conference held each summer in San Francisco that attracts 25,000 building industry representatives. Awards were announced on June 18, 2004. The Gold Nugget Awards honor creative achievements in architectural design and land use planning for residential, commercial and industrial projects. Entries come from 14 Western states and all countries bordering the Pacific Ocean.