Terri Meyer Boake B.E.S. B.Arch. M.Arch.
Associate Professor School of Architecture University of Waterloo

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Richmond City Hall

Kuwabera, Payne, McKenna, Blumberg Architects with Hotson Bakker Architects

Richmond, British Columbia

About the building:

The Richmond City Hall was completed in May 2000. It reflects the municipality's increasingly urban aspirations. Extensive landscaping, new water gardens and a holistic approach to sustainability were used to create a healthy, durable and effective civic complex.

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View of front corner of office tower segment.
View over landscaping at front of building.

View over landscaping at top of front plaza.
Detail of pond outside of council chamber.

View under shade awning at front of building.
View of rear plaza entry adjacent to parking.
View down interior corridor looking east.
View down interior corridor looking west.
View down interior corridor looking west past security desk.
View down interior corridor looking west pas security desk, outside council chamber.

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last updated May 30, 2005