Underused Transit Space Transformed Into Multi-Tasking Corridor
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DETAILS

LocationCulver City, California, United States
ClientCity of Culver City
Size1 acre

The Culver Boulevard Median Park has worn many hats over time, from railroad right-of-way to freeway on-ramp to bike and pedestrian conveyance. Today the Median Park is being asked to do more. Introducing below-grade stormwater management, SWA is working with the community to finesse an intricate network of stormwater, biodiversity, traffic, and program. The progressive result will be a sustainable, safe and appealing neighborhood green space. The design concept includes a gateway of low-water landscape, safe pedestrian crossings, cultural nodes, and a narrative that tells the story of the onsite water. With ongoing community meetings and input, SWA is working toward the realization of a vibrant, multilayered, community park.

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