Railroad Avenue resembles a typical suburban, auto-oriented road, with wide lanes, significant building setbacks and acres of empty parking lots.
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As a part of the General Plan Update, the City of Fremont hosted workshops for envisioning the future of Fremont Boulevard, the City’s main commercial and transportation corridor.
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Pier 70 is one of the most significant industrial historic sites in California. Once home to Union Iron Works, and later Bethlehem Steel, Pier 70 was an important shipbuilding yard, dating back as the late 19th Century.
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As part of the Piero N. Patri Fellowship in Urban Design at the San Francisco Planning and Urban Research Association (SPUR), I drafted a conceptual plan for Warmwater Cove, a neglected public space on the city’s Central Waterfront.
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The Luokou District comprises 3.3 square kilometers at the northern edge of the developed city. We had the opportunity and challenge to develop an alternative plan to one that has been prepared by the local authority, which may be characterized as having very large blocks, large streets, and large slab buildings.
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