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AZ Awards 2022 Winner: Peggy’s Cove Infrastructure Improvement Strategy by Omar Gandhi Architect

With its windswept, rocky shore, quaint shingled buildings and historic lighthouse, the village of Peggy’s Cove is the ultimate reflection of the East Coast’s rustic beauty. But despite some 700,000-plus annual visitors, the site had seen little in the way of improvement over the years and lacked both sufficient public washrooms and modern accessibility features.

When the pandemic brought tourism to a standstill in 2020, publicly owned corporation Develop Nova Scotia accelerated plans to bring the site up to date. They enlisted Omar Gandhi Architect to create a viewing platform that honoured the cove’s unique location while making it accessible to all.

New washroom facilities introduced alongside the viewing deck mimic...
The Wonderful New Walkway at Peggy’s Cove

Sea change arrives in Peggy’s Cove, Nova Scotia, via an accessible new viewing platform by Omar Gandhi Architect.

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