Plan for rebuilding China’s quake-hit county seat goes through expertise appraisal-Xinhua

A plan for rebuilding the county seat of Beichuan, devastated in the 8.0-magnitude May 12 earthquake, went through an expertise appraisal by China’s construction authority on Saturday.

read the full article @ the [SOURCE: Xinhua – Plan for rebuilding China’s quake-hit county seat goes through expertise appraisal]

City of lost opportunity – Opinion – TheStar.com

Michael Warren of the Toronto Star writes an op-ed piece about Toronto – “Twenty years ago Toronto was on the cusp of becoming a world class city. Since then it has squandered that potential. Today it’s just another struggling North American city bracing for the onslaught of the worst recession in living memory.”

Read the full article @ the [SOURCE: TheStar.com | Opinion | City of lost opportunity]

New Westside park unveiled – Daily Sound

Daily Sound reports

“……City of Santa Barbara officials say the recently completed quarter-acre Bohnett Park extension at the corner of San Andres and Victoria streets is akin to a miracle.

Billy Goodnick, a city landscape architect, said the land purchases, combined with coordinating the park project with restoration efforts on Mission Creek, were “career makers.””

read the full article @ the SOURCE: Daily Sound

16th Street Mall team named – Denver Business Journal

Denver Business Journal reports

“The Downtown Denver Business Improvement District, along with the Downtown Denver Partnership Inc., on Friday announced a team led by Matrix Design Group and EDAW as the finalist for the project.”

[SOURCE: Denver Business Journal16th Street Mall team named]

I’ll remember 2008 for – Architect’s Journal

Architects Journal asks some top UK architects “I’ll remember 2008 for…”

read the full article @ the [SOURCE: Architect’s Journal – I’ll remember 2008 for]

1 ... 513 514 515 516 517 518 519 520 521 522 523 ... 769

FEATURE PROJECTS

PROFILES

BOOK REVIEWS

RSS FEED EMAIL SUBSCRIPTION Follow Us on Twitter Join Our LinkedIN Group Become a Fan on Facebook Circle us on google+