Location: New-York City · USA
Client: Vision42 Citizen Initiative
Design team: HBLA, Atelier Georges, Valérie Tasseel
Surface: 3.3km et 9.8 hectares
Images: HBLA, Atelier Georges, Valérie Tasseel
International competition for the implementation of a tramway along Manhattan’s 42nd street. Winning entry.
The new infrastructure is seen as the opportunity to provide this major axis with a new quality.
Public spaces are created according to several sequences and procure inhabitants of the different neighborhoods with large pedestrian-friendly public spaces. The project particularly focuses on creating a network of cyclist connections and reducing the ratio of hard surfaces in one of the most dense metropolis in the world.