BROOKLYN Search Results: “MTA”
A Vision for an Improved LaGuardia
BY JIM VENTURI
@ VOL 1
ON AUG 14, 2014
Jim Venturi's proposes to relocate prisoners from Riker's Island, bulldoze the island, and expand LaGuardia Airport to create a more "multi-borough" mindset, connect commuter rail to the entire city, and increase transit-based development in the Bronx and Queens.
SITEWIDE Search Results: “MTA”
2nd Floor - Ciao Mambo Restaurant - Downtown Billings
Dec 03, 2010
Walkers Grill Parking Lot
Aug 06, 2010
Jun 23, 2017
Mt. Fuji Takes a Bath
BY SHINOBU MACHIDA
@ VOL 110
ON JAN 22, 2014
Shinobu Machida's beautiful landscape murals are truly a sight to see, and if you visit a public bath in Japan you just might see one of his works. Here Machida-san goes over the culture found in public baths, the interior scenery, and shows off a bit of his work. (in Japanese)
Mt. Beacon Incline Railway Restoration
BY JEFF MCHUGH
@ VOL 6
ON JUN 05, 2014
Jeff McHugh shares a brief history of the construction of the railway incline, one of the first electrical incline railways and to utilize hydroelectric dams in America. However, due to the Great Depression and fire damage, the railway shut down. Recently, the four destinations of Beacon were able to be reconnected in a sustainable way- with low emission buses, paving the way for a local economy to emerge once more. Jeff shares a plan for a LEED certified summit station on top of Mt. Beacon to allow access for enjoying the beauty of the numerous trails Beacon has to offer.
Conquering Mt. Fuji
BY JOHNNY LINNERT
@ VOL 117
ON SEP 24, 2014
PechaKucha's own Johnny Linnert tells his story of climbing Japan's tallest mountain/active vocano: Fuji-san. From his experience of climbing up with the mountain with his friends, he gives advice on what to expect from such a grand adventure.
"Presentation of the Day" on October 31, 2014.
Designing Bicycle Share Programming
BY KRIS MOREAU
@ NEW YORK BUILD
ON MAR 16, 2017
Kris Moreau is a Brooklyn-based designer, maker, and writer. She wants to help catalyze more ecologically resilient urban systems through architecture and inclusive civic design. Listen to her PechaKucha presentation about how bicycle share programs are being designed in Portland and New Orleans.
A Car-Free Solution in a Transportation Crisis
BY CRICKET DAY
@ VOL 18
ON MAY 18, 2017
Friends Cricket Day, Chris Robbins, and Becca Groban have a solution to the looming transportation crisis hitting New York City in 2019! Listen to their logical solution in this PechaKucha presentation in celebration of NYCxDesign.
Cricket Day, Chris Robbins, Becca Groban, and Kellen Parker are four friends who love to argue about their adopted home, NYC. With backgrounds in landscape architecture, journalism, city planning, and financial risk, the group won Transportation Alternatives’ L-ternative Visions: Reimagining 14th Street and Beyond in March.
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PechaKucha Mty Vol. 6
No te pierdas nuestro vídeo del PechaKucha Night Monterrey Vol. 6 realizado por Roberto Álvarez Tostado https://vimeo.com/106393150
Conquering Mt. Fuji
Mt. Fuji casts its shadow over Japan — it has inspired generations to take up the challenge of climbing it. Will you accept? PechaKucha's own Johnny Linnert tells his story of climbing Japan's tallest mountain/active volcano: Fuji-san. In “Conquering Mt. Fuji” from PKN Tokyo Vol. 117 he shows us that, from his experience of climbing up with the mountain with his friends, there is much excitement and trials to endure while on such an adventure.