Town of Markham
Janet Rosenberg & Studio (Landscape Architect)
Taylor-Smyth Architects (Architect)
Oleson Worland Architects (Architect)
2009 47th International Making Cities Livable Conference, Urban Plazas Certificate
2009 CSLA Award, Regional Citation
Photography Credit: Janet Rosenberg & Studio
Our design for Markham Centre Park celebrates the city’s urban presence, rural roots, and hi-tech future, and creates a destination gateway near the Rouge River.
The Civic Mall and Rapidway unite the natural world with the urban in the form of a contemporary forest where pedestrians and public transit move between layers of large-caliper trees, while integrating the spill-over of the city’s commercial businesses.