"As Architects, we give voice to our shared values in order to shape sustainable communities at the local, state, regional and national level."
Our goals as advocates of the architecture profession, and also as members of our community include:
Here is how AIA Southwest Washington is actively involved in professional COMMUNITY BUILDING:
"What Makes a Livable Community?"
Presentation to City of Tacoma Planning Commission
sounder commuter rail extention
The below document provides a brief summary of AIASWW's history with the “Sounder” commuter rail extension through the Tacoma Dome District , along with a statement of advocacy for an urban solution to the rail extension project.
One of our most recent ADVOCACY campaigns has been the AIA 150 program, which was launched in 2007 commemorating the 150 year anniversary of the AIA: