Monthly Archives: August 2011

The Powell Street Promenade by “Pavement to Parks”

The City & County of San Francisco, Union Square Business Improvement District (BID) and Audi of America sponsored “Pavement to Parks” recently completed project, The Powell Street Promenade. This “parklet” resides in the heart of Powell Street (from Geary to Ellis). Designed by Walter Hood of Hood Design Studio, the Promenade includes wifi that is […]

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Mark your calendar for JC Miller

Meet landscape architect JC Miller at his lecture discussing the recent 2005 restoration of Thomas Church’s Fay Park. With it’s charming twin gazebos hidden in Russian Hill, this 1957 Church garden was donated to the city of San Francisco in 1998. Today, it is a open public park for all to admire. Thomas Church Known […]

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Two Projects: Connecting People with the Waterfront

San Francisco always has something intriguing going on in terms of the design of its public spaces. Currently there are two main projects that you might been interested in following for the next couple of years. One is the design of the public view spaces for the America’s Cup race during the Summer and Fall […]

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