Montreal Competition

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The Plan

Streetscape - Proposed East side of Rue Saint Antoine looking North

Existing East side of Rue Saint-Antoine looking north

Looking East - Existing and Proposed

Corner of Rue Saint Anoine and Rue Gosford Proposed. Aerial view toward Place ville Marie. Green Parterres are added over the open portion of the expressway to create an unimpeded flow of pedestrian movement

Aerial View

Aerial view looking toward ice rinks and landscpae planks
 

The existing concrete walls that form the tunnel for the expressway are clad with brick masonry, benches and solar panels act to provide power and create shade for a sitting pedestrian. These walls would act as a distinct and identifiable edge to a major pedestrian urban space.