Green Futures Design and Research Lab

#green infrastructure

Burlington at the Crossroads

Burlington at the Crossroads

Burlington at the Crossroads

The GFL provided a comprehensive set of recommendations for the City of Burlington integrating opportunities for green stormwater infrastructure, active transport, habitat restoration, and revitalization of the city’s historic downtown and retail core.

Open Space Seattle 2100

Open Space Seattle 2100

Open Space Seattle 2100

Over 300 citizens and leaders from civic, environmental, business, and community groups created a comprehensive green infrastructure network plan to guide Seattle’s urban development over the next 100 years.

Lake Forest Park 100-Year Legacy Plan

Lake Forest Park 100-Year Legacy Plan

Lake Forest Park 100-Year Legacy Plan

The GFL led the public process for developing a 100-year green infrastructure plan for the community of Lake Forest Park.

Public Spaces | Public Life Studios

Public Spaces | Public Life Studios

Public Spaces | Public Life Studios

The Public Spaces Public Life studio combines international study experience with multi-disciplinary collaboration on local projects in order to develop planning and design solutions for Seattle’s public realm.

Re-Imagining Seattle Streets

Re-Imagining Seattle Streets

Re-Imagining Seattle Streets

Students, government and the community designed prototypical “green street” edges to address bicycle and pedestrian opportunities, community space, stormwater control, water conservation and connected habitat.

Global Green Lecture Series

Global Green Lecture Series

Global Green Lecture Series

A lecture/panel series showcasing Sustainable Planning and Design in the Pacific Northwest and Denmark.

Porous Public Space

Porous Public Space

Porous Public Space

How can design help us to regard stormwater as a resource rather than waste?