Among some of the more notable projects for which Frank Torre received Awards are the:
The Village of Rochester
The Detroit Zoo
The Detroit Riverwalk
Detroit’s Campus Martius
The Detroit Metropolitan Airport
Frank Torre worked closely with local government committees in installing, maintaining, and managing a major promenade along the Detroit River as part of the city’s beautification program.
Apart from leading his professional endeavors, Frank Torre is actively involved with a number of civic and charitable organizations in and around his community for which he also received a number of wards for his efforts. These include Boys Hope Girls Hope of Detroit, in which Frank Torre served as chairman of the board and helped to raise millions of dollars in funding. The former governor of Michigan appointed Frank Torre to serve as a board member of the Michigan Natural Resources Trust. In addition, Frank Torre served on the boards of the Detroit Urban League, a human services and advocacy organization which provides critical services to disadvantaged citizens and promotes leadership of service initiatives to the greater Detroit community. and Detroit Downtown, Inc., an organization formed by corporate, civic and philanthropic leaders, which develops and implements innovative programs and initiatives to enhance the Downtown Detroit neighborhoods.