FS-002: Bethlehem SteelStacks: Reforging the Cultural Legacy of the Lehigh Valley

Start Date
10/19/2018
End Date
10/19/2018
Description
Winner of the 2017 Rudy Bruner Award and a 2017 ASLA Professional Honor Award, one of the largest brownfield sites in the country is now showcased as part of a unique cultural and entertainment campus known as the SteelStacks, contributing to the extensive economic resurgence of Pennsylvania’s Lehigh Valley.v
Location
Philadelphia, PA
Distance Learning
No
Course Equivalency
No
Subjects
Urban Planning & Design
Health, Safety and Welfare
Yes
Hours
3.0
Learning Outcomes
1. Understand how arts and culture can be a springboard for economic development. 2. Learn how underutilized or abandoned cultural artifacts can be re-imagined as public spaces, and the unique challenges and opportunities they present. 3. Understand the regulatory hurdles and stakeholder engagement required to complete a complicated brownfield redevelopment. 4. Learn how working with project constraints and opportunities for planting design can play a key role in creating a successful project.
Instructors
Keiko Tsuruta. Cramer, ASLA; Ignacio Bunster-Ossa, FASLA; Tony Hanna; Jeffrey A.. Parks, n/a; Patrick Cullina
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Provider
American Society of Landscape Architects


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