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The Bronx Land Reclamation Project, 1981-82

New York (City). Department of City Planning

The Bronx Land Reclamation Project, 1981-82

by New York (City). Department of City Planning

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Published by Dept. of City Planning, City of New York in New York, NY .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination63 leaves.
Number of Pages63
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24677909M

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The Bronx Land Reclamation Project, 1981-82 by New York (City). Department of City Planning Download PDF EPUB FB2

Customer Review. Today, a mammoth reclamation project is transforming the landfill site, constructing an expansive park three times the size of Central Park.

The first book on the history of the iconic landfill, Fresh Kills unites environmental, political, and cultural history to offer a reflection on material culture, consumer practices, and perceptions of. Reclamation Land Use The public may apply to use Reclaation land, facilities, and waterbodies, and may engage in the use only after proper authorization is received from Reclamation.

Use authorizations are not required for permitted public recreational use of recreation. Its shape is manmade as it once separated islands from the mainland prior to becoming part of the largest land reclamation project in the Bronx.

Where it is For a change, I’ll rely not on a historical map or an aerial survey, but a NOAAA nautical chart, one which shows the water’s depth at the western tip of the Long Island Sound. View as book. SUB-COLLECTION Plan for New York City a proposal.

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Estimated land use in the study area in the early s by zone Cereal price index /76 to /82 Altitude'ranges and maturity periods for major highland crops Summary of average crop areas, livestock numbers and income per farm in each sub-zone Average yield of major grain crops on MOA trial plots   The development of Bronx Point will activate one of the largest remaining City-owned parcels of land in the Bronx.

Sitting at a gateway location in the Lower Concourse neighborhood, the site is a stone’s throw away from the transit-rich th Street corridor where Hostos College, the Bronx General Post Office, and Lincoln Hospital are located.

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The word Bronx places two very distinct pictures in the heads of those hearing it. Some imagine a highly functional place, where the government’s revitalization efforts really bore fruits. For others, this borough of New York will forever be associated with crime, violence, and the dangerous lifestyle typical of most of the 60s and 70s.

Reclamation Artists was a group of environmental artists and other professionals interested in producing site specific art installations. Installations included: Three at the Charles River Basin in the area of the Centeral Artery construction sites, one at the Fort Point Channel area behind South Station and one at Boston’s City Hall Plaza.

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Reclamation of land by irrigation was extensively developed by the Soviet Union. By the late s the Soviets reported a total of about 27 million acres (11 million hectares) under irrigation, about one.

Bureau of Reclamation - Managing water and power in the West. On the supply side in the South Bronx, more than 5, affordable apartments are being developed or planned, according to estimates from developers, real estate brokers and city officials, including the city’s department of Housing and Preservation Development, which helps finance affordable projects and award city-owned land.

At the same. The result, Do No Give Way to Evil: Photographs of the South Bronx, –, is an extraordinary document of devastation and rejuvenation, as Kahane records the first seeds of rebuilding.

Throughout this desolate world, the people live alongside abandoned buildings and debris-strewn lots, carrying on their business with civic pride/5(6). Landfill reclamation projects have been successfully implemented at MSW facilities across the country since the s.

This fact sheet provides information on this technology and presents case studies of successful reclamation projects. Landfill Reclamation The Reclamation Process Landfill reclamation is conducted in a num.

a considerable restoration. The Bronx Land Reclamation Project is put forth as a success story in the continuing revival of the Bronx.

Many pages have actual pictures of local residents. Some of the pictures are familiar to me. The presentation is an important contribution to the continuing restoration of NYC and the Bronx in particular/5. Bronx Memoir Project. Bronx Memoir Project: Vol. 1 is a published anthology by the Bronx Council on the Arts and brought forth through a series of workshops meant to empower Bronx residents and shed the stigma on the Bronx's burning : New York City.

Based on the latest reports, 76 coastline reclamation projects cover ha along the west coast of Malaysia, particularly large ones in Penang, Kedah, Perak, and Selangor, mean that there is an urgent need to assess the impact of land reclamation on the coastal and.

The word Bronx places two very distinct pictures in the heads of those hearing it. Some imagine a highly functional place, where the government’s revitalization efforts really bore fruits.

For. Do Not Give Way To Evil: Photographs of the South Bronx, () [Unknown] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.The Reclamation Project. likes 1 talking about this. An acoustic quartet that plays original Americana, Country and Bluegrass inspired folk music.In the face of this, Brezhnev's only options were schemes such as large land reclamation and irrigation projects, or of course, radical reform.

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