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Description The City of Detroit in partnership with the Knight Foundation seeks ambitious multidisciplinary design teams to join residents in developing a new park in one of Detroit s vibrant neighborhoods We want your energy and presence in a broad-based community engagement effort that asks Detroit residents what they want to see in their neighborhood park and delivers via thoughtful exchange of ideas and dialogue Come to Detroit this summer fall and be a part of a new landscape-based revitalization strategy First place design winners will receive a prize of and have their park design implemented by the City of
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Description Dear Colleague You are invited to submit an abstract to deliver an oral presentation panel presentation or poster presentation at the International Urban Design Conference being held at the Surfers Paradise Marriott Resort and Spa Australia November - Oral PresentationsOral presentations will be of -minute duration -minute presentations and -minute discussion The abstract overview of words should outline the important points of the presentation and highlight the content to be communicated It may outline the aims methods relevance results and conclusions of the work research project or case study Panel PresentationsPanel presentations bring together the views from a group
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Description CALL FOR PAPERS Deadline October th International Making Cities Livable Conference on Healthy -Minute NeighborhoodsMay - The Shaw Center Ottawa CanadaJoin us in Ottawa to share your achievements and learn from others how we can best promote healthy sustainable equitable -minute neighborhoods We shall discuss the best neighborhood models for encouraging walking biking and public transit high-density human scale mixed use places to foster daily social life and community opportunities for daily contact with nature and equitable neighborhood planning Paper proposals are invited from elected officials scholars and practitioners concerned with issues such as the following Planning -Minute neighborhoodsLand-use
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Description The Village of Port Chester Village is located in the southeastern corner of Westchester County along the Byram River and within one mile of the Long Island Sound The Village has a total land area of square miles and is home to approximately residents In the Village will be celebrating its th anniversary of incorporation Aligning with this important event the Village seeks to enhance and beautify its gateway entrance corridors through the use of gateway signage and entry wayfinding There are currently seven gateway signs at entrances into the Village It is proposed that all of the current
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Description:Join us in CUBA for 5 days sketching in Havana and environs.Join landscape architect and illustrator RIchard Scott, author of "From Square One to Trafalgar Square," and landscape architect Stephanie Landregan, director, UCLA Extension Landscape Architecture Program Dec. 2-9, 2017, for an experience of a lifetime!With the changes to the Cuba travel requirements, our group trip meets all the new requirements, so grab those pens, pencils, or watercolors and join us.Check out our orientation video and webpage!
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Description The City of Montreal wishes to source the most innovative and creative ideas for the permanent construction of a new public space adjacent to a subway station including a pedestrian overpass The City has determined that a priority urban project would be the repurposing of the areas bordering the Ville-Marie Expressway This project aims to define an attractive high-quality urban frame that repairs the cut made to the area by the construction of the Ville-Marie Expressway trench in the s In so doing the City aims to restore ties between the historic city and its former faubourgs and to
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Description UNIVERSITY OF VICTORIAPROFESSIONAL SPECIALIZATION CERTIFICATE IN ECOLOGICAL RESTORATIONThis non-credit certificate provides advanced training for professionals working in landscape architecture landscape design and management forestry agrology biology mining ecological restoration and environmental practice The ER program is offered online so you can meet your annual professional development requirements on your own schedule Sign up for one course or the entire certificate ER Ecosystem Design Through Propagation of Native PlantsDates January to April tuition Ecological restoration is a rapidly changing subject Practitioners and professionals faced with restoration of degraded ecosystems are seeking ways to restore these systems in the face of
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Description UNIVERSITY OF VICTORIAPROFESSIONAL SPECIALIZATION CERTIFICATE IN ECOLOGICAL RESTORATIONThis non-credit certificate provides advanced training for professionals working in landscape architecture landscape design and management forestry agrology biology mining ecological restoration and environmental practice The ER program is offered online so you can meet your annual professional development requirements on your own schedule Sign up for one course or the entire certificate ER Design Principles for Natural ProcessesDates September to December tuition CAD This is an advanced course on ecosystem design that considers the ecology and reproductive biology of plants when restoring ecosystems In this course we ll examine the principles
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