27 Apr '12, 12pm

Hyper-green city park has state-of-the-art #sustainable features: #smartgrowth #urbanplanning

Hyper-green city park has state-of-the-art #sustainable features: #smartgrowth #urbanplanning

Bridgette Meinhold writes in Inhabitat that Nashville's Cumberland Park , along the Cumberland River, has transformed a former "wasteland" into "a 6.5-acre park filled with nature-inspired play spaces that get kids and parents moving." It's certainly photogenic, and incorporates state-of-the-art green features. Meinhold describes some of them: "As part of the project, Hargreaves Associates incorporated adaptive reuse, renewable geo-thermal energy use, efficient-lighting, floodplain preservation and storage, brownfield remediation, water harvesting for irrigation, and improved biodiversity in the area. Each year, 1,000,000 gallons of stormwater is captured and reused for irrigation and over 1.6 acres of meadow and riparian grasses were restored." (Unfortunately the park, which opened on April 15, had to be closed for a few days shortly thereafter for repairs to defects in i...

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[ARTICLE] Jay Park Talks About His New Album “NEW BREED 2012″ In Singapore

[ARTICLE] Jay Park Talks About His New Album “N...

superadrianme.com 27 Apr '12, 11am

At a press conference at 5pm today, Jay mentioned that the title track “Know Your Name” is about a guy who sees a beautifu...

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todayonline.com 28 Apr '12, 5am

SINGAPORE - Jurong Lake Park will be one of the key nodes of a 150-kilometre island-wide green corridor, Deputy Prime Mini...

Jay Park Talks About His New Album “NEW BREED 2012″ in Singapore

Jay Park Talks About His New Album “NEW B...

superadrianme.com 27 Apr '12, 11am

At a press conference at 5pm today, Jay mentioned that the title track “Know Your Name” is about a guy who sees a beautifu...

New Breed Press Con photos in Singpoare from Insing thanks @happy_dajie for the link!

New Breed Press Con photos in Singpoare from In...

events.insing.com 29 Apr '12, 2am

K-pop heart throb Jay Park was in Singapore recently to promote his new album 'New Breed'. The 15 track-album boasts A-lis...

Green TO - Toronto leads the way on green roofs: #smartgrowth #urbanplanning #sustainability

Green TO - Toronto leads the way on green roofs...

switchboard.nrdc.org 25 Apr '12, 1pm

In January of 2010, Toronto became the first city in North America to require the installation of green roofs on new comme...

Using outmoded parcels for 'park-oriented development' - green space + mixed use: #smartgrowth #urbanplanning

Using outmoded parcels for 'park-oriented devel...

switchboard.nrdc.org 20 Apr '12, 12pm

One of the problems I have with a lot of what passes for smart infill development – on the whole, a good thing – is that p...

[Photos] Jay Park New Breed 2012 Singapore Visit

[Photos] Jay Park New Breed 2012 Singapore Visit

superadrianme.com 30 Apr '12, 6pm

1 May 2012, Singapore – It all started on 27 April 2012, when Kpop star Jay Park touched down at Changi Airport to the del...

Did you see us in @CSChicagosocial ?? "Park It! | Modern Luxury"

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modernluxury.com 02 May '12, 4pm

Park It! by Thomas Connors | CS magazine | April 27, 2012 It’s hard to beat waking up in a slick suite at a beautiful down...

America's best cities for public transportation: #smartgrowth #urbanplanning #transit #WalkScore

America's best cities for public transportation...

switchboard.nrdc.org 26 Apr '12, 12pm

Clay Forsberg — Apr 26 2012 05:52 PM Good piece Kaid. I would like to raise a couple of questions though. The first is kin...

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golfweek.com 26 Apr '12, 11pm

Impending legal action that could shut down San Francisco’s legendary municipal golf course, Sharp Park, has been suspende...

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Is placemaking a "new environmentalism"?

Is placemaking a "new environmentalism"?

switchboard.nrdc.org 23 Apr '12, 12pm

Can placemaking - in short, the building or strengthing of physical community fabric to create great human habitat - be a ...

[ARTICLE] Jay Park is R-16 ambassador

sg.news.yahoo.com 27 Apr '12, 10am

26 Apr – It was revealed that singer Jay Park is selected to become the ambassador of a b-boy competition. Allkpop website...

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ukgbc.org 30 Apr '12, 9am

This Masterclass will focus on detailed technical lessons learned from the London 2012 Olympic Park strategy on waste. The...