40th Annual Planning & Design Awards presented by TECO

Header for the Planning & Design Awards presented by TECO


On Thursday, October 27, 2022 from 5 – 8 pm, the Planning Commission will celebrate our 40th Annual Planning & Design Awards presented by TECO in conjunction with the nationwide celebration of the American Planning Association’s National Community Planning Month. Join us as we look back at highlights of 40 years showcasing excellence in planning and design that has contributed to quality of life in our community and present the winning projects for 2022! Award winners have been selected by a panel of professional planners who work outside of Hillsborough County. Hosted by Brendan McLaughlin at the Bryan Glazer Family Jewish Community Center, this is a program you will not want to miss! Tickets are on sale now through October 21, 2022 at 5 pm. Visit our ticket site for more details and ticket information including Corporate Table opportunities.

Thank you to our sponsors! 

View sponsorship opportunities or contact Lynn Merenda: merendal@plancom.org

Reception Sponsor

Innovator Sponsor

Community Sponsor

Call for Entries

Deadlines & Entry Fees

Entry fees may be waived for student-designed projects or for projects designed and executed entirely with volunteer resources. Call 813.547.3342 to find out if your project qualifies for a waived fee.

Early Bird $125

Due Friday, July 22 | 5 pm


General Entry $195

Due Monday, August 15 | 5 pm


The Planning Commission

601 E Kennedy Boulevard, County Center, 18th Floor Tampa, FL 33602


Lynn Merenda | merendal@plancom.org

Caroline Charles | charlesc@plancom.org