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The City of Austin Small and Minority Business Resources awarded Urban Design Group 2014 Prime Consultant of the Year.

Urban Design Group has provided civil engineering services for numerous projects in the Austin area which have been recognized for commitment to sustainability and environmental sensitive design.  Some of these projects are listed below.

Town Lake Park, Auditorium Shores 2017 Public Places Award | Austin Urban Land Institute
UT Texas Campus, Norman Hackerman Building LEED Gold
UT Texas Campus, Liberal Arts Building LEED Gold
UT Texas Campus, Biomedical Engineering Building, South Wind Expansion LEED Silver
UT Elementary Charter School Two-Star Austin Energy Green Building rating in 2014
Gus Garcia Recreation Center LEED gold certification in 2009
City Hall and Public Plaza LEED Silver
Circle C Fire Station LEED Silver
Southwest Education Development Laboratory (SEDL) LEED Silver
Seton Family of Hospitals Four-Star Rating from Austin Energy Green Building Program 2009
LBJ High School Theater Four-Star Rating from Austin Energy Green Building Program 2008
Daniel Ruiz Public Library Austin Chronicle Best New Public Building in 2004
Alexan on Congress Multifamily Commercial Real Estate Award in March, 2003
Austin Resource Center for the Homeless AIA/COTE 2005 Green Project Awards: Best Outstanding Sustainable Design in 2005;  and five-Star Rating by the Austin Energy Green Building Program.
Oak Springs Villa Two-Star Rating from Austin Energy Green Building Program 2009
St. Edwards University Natural Science Center Designed to achieve Austin Energy Green Building 3-Star rating
YMCA North Austin Recreational Center LEED Silver;
IIDA Best in Show and Excellence in Design 2014
East 12th Street Housing Project Four-Star Rating from Austin Energy Green Building Program
Plaza Lofts Multi-Family Four-Star Rating from Austin Energy Green Building Program
UDG was the civil engineer for 24 separate multi-family/retail projects in the UT West Campus area.  Ten of those projects received an Austin Energy Green Building rating from one to three stars:
     21st at Pearl – 911 W. 21st One-Star Rating from Austin Energy Green Building Program
     Vintage at Pearl – 906 W 22 1/2 One-Star Rating from Austin Energy Green Building Program
     Block at 23rd – 2222 Pearl One-Star Rating from Austin Energy Green Building Program
     Kappa Alpha Fraternity- 2815 Leon Three-Star Rating from Austin Energy Green Building Program
     Texan Tower – 2505 San Gabriel Two-Star Rating from Austin Energy Green Building Program
     Texan at Pearl – 2515 Pearl One-Star Rating from Austin Energy Green Building Program
     Block at 25th E – 702 W 25th One-Star Rating from Austin Energy Green Building Program
     Texan West Campus – 2616 Salado Two-Star Rating from Austin Energy Green Building Program
     Block at Rio Grande – 2819 Rio Gr. One-Star Rating from Austin Energy Green Building Program
     Villas at Guadalupe – 2810 Hemphill Two-Star Rating from Austin Energy Green Building Program