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Tallahassee structure wins architecture award

Smokey Hollow
Posted at 7:55 AM, Jul 29, 2014
and last updated 2014-07-29 04:10:05-04

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL) - Cascades Park has been open for several months now but aspects of the park are still turning heads all across the state.

Recently, the Smokey Hollow Commemoration in the park has won the AIA People's Choice Award architecture competition.

The competition was sponsored by the Florida Chapter of the American Institute of Architects.

VIDEO LEFT: M. Hays Layerd, the Architect for the Smokey Hollow Commemoration, joined in the Sunrise studio to talk about the structure in the park and the recent award.

58 structures across the state were entered in the competition and over the course of a month, the Tallahassee structure received the most support.

Click on these links if you'd like to learn more about the Smokey Hollow Commemoration or the AIA award