The American Institute of Architects, Redwood Empire Chapter, and the Leadership Institute for Ecology and the Economy are joining together to sponsor a SMART Ideas Urban Design Charette and Competition for an existing suburban area around the North Santa Rosa Station for the new Sonoma Marin train.
This competition is open to any person from any profession. There’s an immense possibility of playing versatile design ideas to develop the site. And it may become a great chance to concentrate on access and connectivity, access to existing jobs and services, placemaking, infill and preservation of open space, balance of public and private partnerships, the connectivity of multiple modes of ransportation, stimulate excitement about new possibilities for urban transformation etc.
We are sorry for a late post of such an interesting and important competition! The registration and submission deadline is knocking at the door. However as the submission is online you may still try:
Registration Deadline : 1st February
Submission Deadline: 8th February
Registration Fees: 75 USD for students and 150 USD for professional and academics.
All the details of the design task and the information about the site are available in the competition website.
SMART Ideas Urban Design Charrette & Competitionon Friday 22 January 2010 - 20:13:56 | by admin
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