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Gubei Gold Street

Location: Shanghai, China

Designers: SWA Group

Area: 4.6 ha

Date: 2009

“The Gubei Pedestrian Promenade is a rare example where a city chose to rezone a vehicular road into a 700-meter long pedestrian-only sanctuary.” From (http://landscapeurbanism.com/strategy/gubei-gold-street-2/).

Photos and project information from:   http://landscapeurbanism.com/strategy/gubei-gold-street-2/

See also designers’ website: http://www.swagroup.com/project/gubei-gold-street.html