Our nation’s infrastructure is exhausted. Improving streetscapes can be daunting or overpowered by others, yet landscape architects add value to these improvements. This session provides hands-on experience into the ASLA Method, a comprehensive approach to implementing green, complete, and smart streets, born from ASLA’s Chinatown Green Street Demonstration Project.
Understand how to measure and communicate the environmental, economical, community, artistic benefits of green and complete streets.
Experience, first hand, how the ASLA Method can become the necessary guide in developing a sustainable street environment in any given community with a variety of budgets.
Learn how various decision making outcomes and advances in policy and codes are possible through green streets.
Recognize the value in analyzing each block of a corridor in developing context sensitive and authentic solution throughout the ASLA method.