Placing of new pedestrian bicycle bridge Twist – West 8

February 21, 2009,AEDT

West 8 reports “Last Wednesday the new pedestrian bicycle bridge ‘The Twist’, designed by West 8, was placed at its final destination at the shores of the Vlaardingse Vaart in Vlaardingen, The Netherlands. The transportation and the lowering onto pilings and notch piers, accurate to a millimeter, was an impressive | Read More

‘Best possible’ team for plan – Carrickfergus Today

February 18, 2009,AEDT

Carrickfergus Today reports “THE architects appointed to draw up Carrick’s masterplan played a key role in the regeneration of Belfast’s Laganside area.The Paul Hogarth Company was involved in the redevelopment of five kilometres of waterfront between the harbour and Stranmillis, as well as the Cathedral Quarter, the oldest part of | Read More

Market Square Makeover Plans Unveiled – msnbc.com

February 18, 2009,AEDT

msnbc.com reports “PITTSBURGH – In an effort to attract more visitors and businesses to Pittsburgh’s Market Square, the city is planning a makeover for the gathering spot.” SOURCE: msnbc.com – Market Square Makeover Plans Unveiled

Interview with M Paul Friedberg – Nepal News

February 17, 2009,AEDT

Nepalnews.com reports “Landscape design helps people reconsider their inner selves and makes them feel mentally composed: M Paul Friedberg M. Paul Friedberg, 78, is an internationally renowned landscape architect based in New York. A fellow of the American Society of Landscape Architects, Friedberg has also made his mark as a | Read More

Portland Set to Consider Urban Chicken Ordinance – MPBN

February 17, 2009,AEDT

Maine Public Broadcasting Network reports The urban chicken movement is on the move again – and may be coming to Maine’s biggest city. Portland city councilors will hear from residents on Wednesday about the pros and cons of keeping chickens in the backyard. Two years ago, the South Portland city | Read More

Vondel Verses by Anouk Vogel and Johan Selbing

February 17, 2009,AEDT

Dezeen reports “Landscape architect Anouk Vogel and architect Johan Selbing have won a competition to design new lighting and furniture for the Vondelpark in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. NEW PARK FURNITURE FOR A DUTCH NATIONAL HERITAGE The last jewels are added to the crown after ten years of renovation of the | Read More

Rwanda: Kigali Master Plan Launched

February 17, 2009,AEDT

allAfrica.com reports “Kigali City Council (KCC) yesterday launched its Conceptual Master Plan which will serve as a roadmap for the expansion of the city in the next 50 years. The Master Plan is based on research and analysis of a wide range of background conditions and technical aspects outlined in | Read More

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