25 Feb '16, 9am

Nature-infused urban development will bring lush greenery to Shanghai

Nature-infused urban development will bring lush greenery to Shanghai

Chicago-based architecture firm Goettsch Partners and Hong Kong-based studio Lead 8 have won a design competition for TODTOWN, a new 264,000-square-meter mixed-use development in Shanghai . Developed by Financial Street Holding Co. Ltd., the large-scale project will span two parcels just north of the Shanghai Railway Station in Minhang District. The most notable aspect of the design is its incorporation of greenery—from green roofs the lush landscaped mini parks, the project will add much-needed pedestrian-friendly green space to the city.

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