Lessons From NYC

The new mayor of Los Angeles, city leaders and Rec & Parks should look to Mayor Bloomberg and the City That Never Sleeps for open space planning inspiration. But an initiative such as this is not only about developing green open space and job opportunities for landscape architects, planners, contractors, and maintenance divisions but about building community – specifically healthy communities.

http://dirt.asla.org/2012/07/18/parks-are-the-foundation-for-new-york-citys-future/

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Secret Gardens in Los Angeles

Curbed LA is an amazing blog connecting its readers to the best and brightest in real estate development, community projects, architecture and landscape architecture. So imagine my surprise finding a project I designed listed in a recent post about amazing urban landscape spaces in Los Angeles.

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This Is the Beginning

Welcome to April 2012! Yes, it’s April Fool’s Day, but this is no foolin’…..this is the real deal. I’ve been living and working in Los Angeles for over 10 years and I am excited begin my new path – Duane Border Design.

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