SAT-B07: Parks Without Borders: Unifying the Public Realm

Start Date
10/20/2018
End Date
10/20/2018
Description
Learn how NYC Parks, working with communities, sister agencies, and partners, is unifying park spaces with the neighborhoods they serve by reimagining entrances, edges, and park-adjacent spaces through its new Parks Without Borders initiative. Understand the challenges and opportunities and see a variety of innovative and thoughtful design solutions.
Location
Philadelphia, PA
Distance Learning
No
Course Equivalency
No
Subjects
Parks & Recreation
Health, Safety and Welfare
Yes
Hours
1.50
Learning Outcomes
1. Learn about the planning and capital process needed to support an innovative approach to redesigning underused and nontraditional areas of parks and urban spaces within the public realm. 2. Understand the challenges of an approach that includes robust city-wide community engagement in a multi-step site selection process. 3. Learn about the challenges and benefits of successful inter-agency collaboration in helping to create a more unified vision of the public realm. 4. Learn key principles for designing open, welcoming, inclusive spaces that connect to their surroundings.
Instructors
Mitchell J.. Silver, Hon. ASLA; Nancy Prince, ASLA; Christian Zimmerman, FASLA; ;
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Provider
American Society of Landscape Architects


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