waterloo park — featured in World Landscape Architecture & The Architect's Newspaper

As the flagship open space along the revitalized Waller Creek corridor, the creation of the 11-acre Waterloo Park epitomizes the ability of design to create positive change for the future. With dwg. as the local landscape architect, the design team led by Michael Van Valkenburgh Associates, Inc. shaped the vision for transforming a blighted urban creek into a world-class open space.

Read more about how Waterloo Park’s remarkable story highlights the power of parks and urban ecology to be a catalyst for economic and environmental revitalization in the World Landscape Architect feature and The Architect's Newspaper.



Design Team:

Lead Landscape Architect: Michael Van Valkenburgh Associates, Inc.

Local Landscape Architect: dwg.

Architect (Performance Venue): Thomas Phifer and Partners Architect (Parkland): Michael Hsu Office of Architecture Bridge Design/Structural Engineering: Architectural Engineers Collaborative (AEC) Civil Engineer: WGI


Collaborators: Soil Scientist: Olsson Associates Registered ADA Specialist: Altura Solutions, L.P. Geotechnical Engineer: Terracon Hydrologist: Limnotech MEP Engineer: EEA Consulting Engineers Irrigation: James Pole Irrigation Consultants Lighting Design: Tillet Lighting Design Associates Public Space Management: ETM Associates, LLC Local Ecologist: Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center Environmental Consultant: ACI Consulting Structural Waterproofing: Simpson, Gumpertz & Hager General Contractor: DPR

Client: Waterloo Greenway




Image/Photography Credits: Waterloo Greenway, Lauren Slusher Photography, Michael Van Valkenburgh Associates, Inc.