Brooklyn Bridge Park
Designers Transform a Defunct Shipping Complex and Reconnect a City With Its Waterfront.
Use the following learning objectives to focus your study while reading this month’s Continuing Education article.
Learning Objectives - After reading this article, you will be able to:
- Describe how the BBP design team transformed a defunct shipping complex into a waterfront park.
- Identify environmentally sensitive development strategies deployed at BBP.
- Explain stormwater management techniques deployed at BPP.
- Discuss the BBP design team's criteria for selecting plant material.
Credits: 1.00 HSW
Read the article and then take the test to earn Continuing Education credit: Michael Van Valkenburgh remakes an industrial stretch of New York's East River shoreline into richly varied parkland.