Request for Proposals: QueensWay Project

  • 19 Mar 2013
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The New York office of The Trust for Public Land recently issued an RFP for a feasibility study, framework plan, and conceptual design for the QueensWay–a potentially transformative 3.5-mile project which will enhance quality of life in central and southern , by reclaiming the abandoned Rockaway Rail Line, a largely elevated rail corridor. The project, which includes a pedestrian and bicycle pathway connecting the communities of Rego Park, Forest Hills, Richmond Hill, and Ozone Park, will provide a new public green space, celebrating the cultural diversity of with art, sculpture, and food from around the world.

There is a m
andatory Pre-Submittal Meeting March 28, and the proposal submittal deadline is April 23. For more information, please visit here.

Cite: Furuto, Alison. "Request for Proposals: QueensWay Project" 19 Mar 2013. ArchDaily. Accessed 01 Aug 2014. <http://www.archdaily.com/?p=343714>

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