MON-C01: Civic Landscapes: Private/Public Partnerships and Resilient Public Spaces

Registration Eligibility
ASLA Online Learning opportunities are open to all. ASLA members may purchase this presentation at a reduced rate.
Start Date
02/02/2018
End Date
02/01/2020
Description
Public/private partnerships have come to define the creation of the urban realm and will likely continue to be the template by which these spaces are created. The High Line in Manhattan and Houston’s Memorial Park offer two examples that have led to the creation of successful civic space.
Distance Learning
Yes
Course Equivalency
No
Subjects
Urban Planning & Design
Health, Safety and Welfare
No
Hours
1.50
Learning Outcomes
Offer two contrasting models for the creation of urban parks.
Showcase the importance of communication and civic engagement in the creation of quality urban spaces.
Illustrate long-view approaches to the creation and maintenance of public space.
Bring together park advocates and lead designers to decode the process by which parks are created today.
Instructors
Thomas Woltz, FASLA, Nelson Byrd Woltz Landscape Architects; Lisa Switkin, James Corner Field Operations; Robert Hammond, Friends of the High Line
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Provider
American Society of Landscape Architects


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