Sherman Plaza Streetscape: Banding Together to Create a ‘Sense of Place’

Article in Landscape Architect and Specifier News | January 2010 | By: Jodi Mariano

Strolling through the heart of downtown Evanston is exciting again! Inviting retail stores, a new municipal parking garage and a condominium tower breathe life into the downtown. Punctuated by tiered raised planters, richly textured specialty paving, decorative lighting and dynamic public art, the surrounding streetscape celebrates Evanston’s walkable urban center. Teska Associates prepared urban design concepts, construction documents and construction oversight for the Sherman Plaza development that complement the downtown master planned streetscape design theme. (Full Article)