- Complete Streets
- Affordable Housing
- Parks and Play
- K-12 Schools
- Higher Education
- Sports Facilities
- 2006 Merit Award from the Connecticut Chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects
- 2008 Award of Excellence from the New England Concrete Masonry Association.
This outdoor learning environment was designed to reinforce the Reggio Emilia approach to learning, which emphasizes art-based early education strategies and a natural, aesthetic environment that is designed to inspire children. The area provides a setting for nature and science study, dramatic play, problem solving and cognitive play.