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Pelli Clarke Pelli’s Arboleda Urban Village in Monterrey, Mexico Integrates Smart Growth and Green Design

Posted By Al Bredenberg On September 10, 2012 @ 3:20 pm In Architecture,Design,Green Building,Landscape Architecture,Urban design | No Comments

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ODG is constructing Arboleda (Spanish for “grove”) in the prosperous San Pedro Garza Garcia suburban municipality in the southwest area of the Monterrey metropolitan area. Monterrey, Mexico’s third-largest city, is capital to the northeastern state of Nuevo León.

According to Pelli Clarke Pelli [2], the 26-acre Arboleda site will include residential and commercial development centered around a large central park and incorporating generous green space and native plantings. All buildings will be LEED certified.

+ Pelli Clarke Pelli Architects [2]

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[2] According to Pelli Clarke Pelli: http://pcparch.com/project/arboleda-master-plan

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