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.
Waterloo Park’s remarkable story of transformation highlights the power of parks and urban ecology to be a catalyst for economic and environmental revitalization in the public realm. The Park represents a new vision for equitable urban park space by connecting communities through art, educational and cultural programming, and nature play.
photos courtesy of Waterloo Greenway
Client: Michael Van Valkenburgh Associates, Inc.