From April to July 2013, a team of British riders are cycling from Portland Oregon to Portland Place London - studying how cities are coping with the increasing interest in the bicycle as a credible form of urban transport.
This week they will be making their way through Milwaukee and Madison.
Friday June 7th: below are the schedule of events
6:00 - 6:30pm Presentation & Reception at UW Milwuakee Architecture and Urban Planning Room 110
6:30 - 7:30pm Group Discussion at UW Milwuakee Architecture and Urban Planning Room 110
7:30pm Dinner at Cafe Hollander
We will be building benches, flower boxes and the front retaining wall... check out the link below for more information on the project:
This is our first of three planned work days for our Pocket Park project at LBWN:
4/27: Fence, leveling (hopefully with machine) and retaining wall on side
5/11: Benches / flower boxes and front retaining wall
5/19: Finish anything that needs to be done and' or planting
Mark your calendars for the other two work days as well!
Come help Architecture for Humanity – Milwaukee and the Layton Boulevard West Neighborhood with their design and implantation plan for their pocket park. More information regarding the project below:
Monthly update meeting being held at Stonefly Brewery in Riverwest on Tuesday April 2nd at 6:00pm. Please come and see how you can get involved with our new marketing campaign (no architecture experience needed) and projects!
Our next working meeting is Thursday February 28th, we need volunteers and their ideas to help develop plans and marketing materials for our Bike Shelter project (in collaboration with The Wisconsin Bike Federation). Bring pens for sketching or your computer for drawing! We are developing plans to share with potential donors and would love to have your help.
We will be having our February 5th at Zimmerman Architectural Studios (2122 West Mount Vernon Avenue - Milwaukee) and will be meeting with our new client regarding our bike shelter project.
See you there!