DESCRIPTION: SCE was selected by the City of Hoboken as the consultant for the master planning, conceptual design, public meeting coordination, cost estimating and coordination for the design of Church Square Park in the City. The existing urban park is a historic site on the National Register and is one of the most highly utilized open spaces in the City. SCE developed a Master Plan to address the many diverse needs of the community through the development of a long-range comprehensive plan for improvements.
The design improvements include amenities such as sitting areas, improved landscape plantings, improved lighting, renovated playgrounds, improved restroom structure, rehabilitation of historic statues, drainage improvements, a small splash park, sitting areas, park signage, improved pathways, and options to provide interactive and open space experiences.
The project scope of work included several public community workshop meetings, public presentations, the preparation of renderings and site graphics, programming of site elements, cost estimating, and design development concept plans to enable the projects to advance to the construction document preparation phase.
CLIENT: City of Hoboken
DATES OF SERVICES: April 2012 - September 2012