Public Places

Broadmoor Lake Park and the Centre in the Park
Strathcona County


Old East Village


Historic Great George Street

Great Places in Canada!

Thank you for voting for your favorite place in the Great Places in Canada contest. Voting closed at 11:59pm Eastern time, September 25, 2014.

Congratulations to the 2014 Great Places Winners and People’s Choice recipients.

The Canadian Institute of Planners (CIP) is proud to host this exciting annual contest to recognize Canada's truly special places.

CIP hosts Great Places in Canada to recognize the vital work of our country's professional planners, and to celebrate all of the wonderful places we are so fortunate to share. The most popular places nominated will be highlighted as finalists on the Great Places in Canada website. Canadians from across the country will vote for the Peoples' Choice awards in each category, while our judging panel of planning experts will pick the Great Places in Canada for 2014.

To participate, vote for your Great Place and tell everyone you know about Great Places in Canada!

Sponsored by:

VIA Rail
Tim Hortons


You can nominate your favorite place until August 19 2014!

Voting begins August 20, 2014

Vote for your favourite place until September 25, 2014!

Finalists will be announced on October 21, 2014.

Winners will be announced in conjunction with World Town Planning Day events, November 7, 2014!