Yuka Yoneda

ResilienCity: A Vision for Boston’s Innovation District Built on Brownfield Sites

by , 05/12/11
filed under: Urban design

map-lab, map lab, resiliencity, boston, green architecture, green design, sustainable architecture, sustainable design, brownfield sites, reclaimed land, urban design

ResilienCity seeks to set the vision for the future of Boston’s Innovation District, a new neighborhood built on brownfield sites that will provide residences and workplaces for over 300,000 people. map-lab’s design proposal incorporates a strategy of new canals that gives 100 acres of land back to the sea and provides for roof gardens and living walls throughout the district with the goal of re-establishing long lost ecological conditions.

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