Category Archives: Placemaking Council

Placemaking at The Boro and More Accessible Urban Parks – Recap of the Placemaking Council February Meeting

On February 6, the ULI Washington Placemaking Initiative Council convened at ULI Headquarters to hear presentations from speakers detailing projects that they are working on in Tysons Corner and Montgomery County, MD.  Stephanie Pankiewicz, a partner at Land Design,  shared a presentation titled “Creating the Path to a New Tysons by Placemaking.” The presentation brought to life the extensive Urban Design and Placemaking work being done at a large mixed-use development called The Boro District.   The Boro is a multi-phase development located adjacent to the Greensboro Metro Station along the … Read More

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Placemaking Initiative Council Recap

On October 5, the ULI Washington Placemaking Initiative Council met in Rosslyn at The Alcove, an experiential retail space that brought unique activations to Central Place in Downtown Rosslyn for a limited, two-month engagement.   The Placemaking Council is one of five Initiative Councils that bring ULI members together to learn about and discuss topics of mutual interest.  In addition to learning about and experiencing the Alcove, the BID staff took the Council members on a tour of several other elements of placemaking in Rosslyn, including the Beer Garden, and permanent parklet. … Read More

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