The award, AIA’s highest acknowledgment, recognizes projects that demonstrate excellence in architecture, interior architecture and urban design. The 7,000-seat stadium was designed to be seamlessly integrated into the community, operating as a park and public space in addition to a sports venue. The ballpark is one of the greenest ballparks in America with several built-in sustainability features such as solar technology.
Here is a link to the AIA page.
I would love to visit the Twin Cities this summer and take in a ballgame to check the place out, but the Canadian dollar keeps taking nose dives at the most inopportune times!
Sounds like Saints fans have an outstanding park to enjoy the games!