Freshkills: Did You Forget About Me?

by landingarchitecture

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One of the biggest legacies to be influenced by Penn is the finalists (and eventually winner) for the Freshkills Park in Staten Island.  Right now the park is in full control + responsibility of the NYC Parks department.  Do you know of the other finalists? The above images are from a collaboration with Anu Mathur, Dilip Da Cunha and Tom Leader.

http://www.nycgovparks.org/park-features/freshkills-park
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Freshkills_Park

Here are the rest:
http://www.nyc.gov/html/dcp/html/fkl/fkl2_1.shtml

 

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