NASA Mars Curiosity Rover Project Manager has a special message for Mars City Design contestants.

An encouraging message for the contestants of Mars City Design competition 2015-2016 from James Erickson, at JPL NASA in Pasadena this morning. Wishing you all to make great efforts to reach the finish line for the first round of the competition: the conceptual stage. Your design and innovations are important, to help build a sustainable live, environment, our future city on Mars. “Get back to work!” -MCT