Entertaining expert extraordinaire, Rebecca Gardner recently debuted her latest inventive concept, the Sugarplum Pop-Up at the St. Regis resort in New York. Transit-oriented improvement (TOD) will enhance property values near transit stations by providing the opportunity to reap the benefits of frequent transit service. The venture will enable an unprecedented alternative to direct development to Honolulu’s City Core (probably the most populated region of the state) away from agricultural, open space, and rural areas; stimulate urban renewal projects near the 21 proposed rail stations along the roughly 20-mile route; support price-efficient, consolidated infrastructure; and enhance housing affordability by lowering one of many highest prices in a Hawaii household’s finances: transportation.
Snowber: There’s a constructing I like that many do not know about. It’s the River Highway Unitarian Church in Bethesda. In-built 1964 by Keyes, Lethbridge, Condon, it gained a lot of architecture awards. It’s each fashionable and traditional in plenty of methods and has a certain Alvar Alto-esque (Finnish architect) quality. At any time when he designed buildings, he’d design them together with the furnishings. Here it’s the use of pure materials – wood, brick and metal. It’s asymmetrical however nonetheless looks like church with a masterful manipulation of light … Read More