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Ecological Boulevard in a new urban quarter

This entry from Spain is given distinction for its innovative response to the challenge of reactivating urban space in the metropolitan periphery. The approach is functionally flexible in that it allows for programmatic variety, yet the formal expression is architecturally specific.

The work offers valuable lessons in how to harness the untapped potential of outlying areas of the city. 

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Prizes for sustainable construction projects in Europe
“An innovative response to the challenge of activating peripheral territories” – Holcim Awards Jury
Project Entry 2005 for Europe
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Madrid, Spain
Belinda Tato
Main Author
Belinda Tato
ecosistema urbano, Spain
Jose Luis Vallejo
Further Author
Jose Luis Vallejo
ecosistema urbano , Spain
Acknowledgement prize 2005
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