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.
Parks & Recreation
Health, Safety and Welfare
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.
Mitchell J.. Silver, Hon. ASLA; Nancy Prince, ASLA; Christian Zimmerman, FASLA; ;
American Society of Landscape Architects