Nebraska City News-Press reports
“City commissioners agreed Monday to appoint a board of stewards for the newly named Riverview Nature Park.
Grant Boden, a landscape architect who designed a master plan for the park enhancement in 2007, said the name change will help distinguish the 24-acre park from the city’s playground parks.”
SOURCE: Nebraska City News-Press – City to appoint stewards for Riverview Nature Park – Nebraska City, NE
San Francisco Examiner reports
“City Park is planned as a rooftop highlight of the rebuilt Transbay Transit Center at First and Mission streets, scheduled to open in 2014.
The 5.4-acre park’s whimsical design has been a hit in recent weeks after being shown off at public meetings and forums.
“If you look at the Transbay Neighborhood that’s in redevelopment,
there aren’t any other natural spaces or public parks of significant
size around there,” landscape architect Adam Greenspan said.”
read more at the SOURCE: San Francisco Examiner – New downtown park to be oasis in the sky
The National Newspaper reports
“Regulators are gearing up to review all outstanding developments under a new law that gives them authority to cancel projects that do not start construction within six months of being approved by the Dubai Government. They are already considering cancelling 27 projects….”
SOURCE: The National Newspaper – Dubai considers scrapping 27 projects
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SOURCE: Baltimore Sun