The competition, sponsored by the Town of Oakville, called on entrants to design the three parcels of land that make up the site. The competition guidelines also required on-site storm water management for the entire development. The design treats the site as three distinct urban landscapes a a natural park, a public garden, and a civic square. These three elements are linked by a linear forest along the north edge. The 30-meter-wide ... via an open sluiceway to the wetlands system.
|Title||:||The presence of Mies|
|Author||:||Ludwig Mies van der Rohe, Detlef Mertins, George Baird|
|Publisher||:||Princeton Architectural Pr - 1994-08|