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May 18, 2018<br>12:00 PM<p>Robert Wilkie, the acting secretary of Veterans Affairs, will be nominated to fill that role on a permanent basis, President Donald Trump announced Friday. “He doesn’t know this yet,” Trump said at an event on prison reform. Dr. Ronny Jackson, who had been Trump’s personal …

After New York's High Line, plans are unveiled for underground Lowline park

Visitors from around the world are drawn to New York City’s High Line, an elevated park built on defunct railroad tracks transformed into an urban sanctuary of flowers, grasses and trees.<p>Private planners inspired by the High Line’s success are now looking deep under Manhattan at a proposal to …

INTERVIEW: Landscape Architect James Corner On NYC's High Line Park

NYC’s High Line is a project that exemplifies effective adaptive urban re-use in a city that is littered with structures and spaces that have since …

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Friends of the High Line

<b>Problem:</b> In the Giuliani Administration, the City issued a mandate to tear down the High Line, a 1.5-mile-long historic elevated rail structure on …

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The High Line: Local tips to make the most of NYC's elevated park

In the early 1900s, the western area around the Meatpacking District and Chelsea was the largest industrial section of Manhattan, and a set of elevated tracks were created to move freight off the cluttered streets below. As NYC evolved, the rails eventually became obsolete, and in 1999 a plan was …

Presidio park project lands architect behind High Line in N.Y.

A New York landscape architect will lead the design efforts for what could become one of San Francisco’s most remarkable settings, a new bluff overlooking Crissy Field.<p>The selection of James Corner and his firm Field Operations comes after an unusual competition where five teams were asked to …