2014 Honor Award

Landscape Architectural Design

Chelsea Cove

Landscape Architect:

Michael Van Valkenburgh Associates, Inc.

Project Team:

Hudson River Park Trust
Toby Glanville
Mueser Rutledge Consulting Engineers
Cr Studio Architects
Maitra Associates
Hage Engineering
Robert Silman Associates
Charles G. Michael Engineering
Edwards & Zuck
U:Lighting
Kugler Tillotson Associates
Accu-Cost Construction Consultants
Site Design Group
Lynden B. Miller Public Garden Design
Meg Webster

About the Project:

A model of resourceful reconstitution of marginalized urban space, Chelsea Cove unites three former commercial piers to create 8.5 acres of continuous open space that give a historic New York neighborhood an active, beautiful, and experientially diverse riverfront backyard.