The Progress Fund and the community of West Newton were recognized at Urban Land Institute’s 3rd Annual Placemaking Awards for Excellence.
A special Jury Award was given to The Progress Fund for its multiple investments in West Newton. This ongoing effort, known as Small Town Transformation: The West Newton Trailhead, received “special recognition, given the standout nature of the project among all nominations, which impressed the Jury beyond existing award categories”. Watch the Jury Award video of our project (Video credit: Pittsburgh Propeller Heads).
Read Crossing the Bridge: The Trail to Downtown (PDF).
Read even more at Small Town Transformation: The West Newton Trailhead.