In September of 2012 Jeff Cutler accepted a National Urban Design Award of Merit at the IDEX conference in Toronto. The Award was in the Civic Design Project category. The National Urban Design Awards are awarded bi annually recognizing the important role urban design and architectural excellence play in maintaining and enhancing the quality of life in Canadian cities.
The Urban Design Awards program has been established to recognize individuals, organizations, firms and projects that have contributed to the quality of life in our Canadian cities and their sustainability. The awards are organized cooperatively between Architecture Canada-RAIC, the Canadian Institute of Planners and the Canadian Society of Landscape Architects in cooperation with Canadian municipalities.