Ann Arbor development earns award for addressing pollution spreading to river

Construction on the second phase of the Beekman on Broadway development, as viewed along Maiden Lane, underway in Ann Arbor on March 21, 2022. The three-building development will bring over 600 residences and retail space to the Lower Town area. (Ryan Stanton | The Ann Arbor News)
[ – 2022.03.21] ANN ARBOR, MI — A major development bringing over 600 new residences and retail space to Ann Arbor’s Lower Town area has earned an environmental award.

Morningside Group’s Beekman on Broadway project off Broadway Street and Maiden Lane — which involved remediation and mitigation of a decades-old plume of pollution from a former dry-cleaning operation on the site — has been awarded the 2022 Engineering Excellence Award by the American Council of Engineering Companies in the environmental category.