EPA Greening America’s Capitals_Charleston, West Virginia

Origin4Design + MLZDESIGN: Pittsburgh, PA

Project and Image Credits:

Project design and facilitation: Origin4Design + MLZDESIGN

Modeling and rendering: Matt Zambelli in association with Origin4Design

Model of downtown Charleston, West Virginia illustrating site location

Model illustrating immediate site context and amenities

Slack Plaza existing site conditions

Design charette at West Virginia University

Programming diagram

Design diagram

Birds eye rendering of proposed plaza design

Rendering of nature integrated skate park with amphitheater

Rendering of vendor area with modular seating

Rendering of Art Walk

Rendering of new transit stops

Diagram of stormwater management in proposed transit stops

Diagram of proposed “Green Street” system

Sectional diagram of “Green Street” stormwater management system