By Lee Springgate
Bellevue's Downtown Park is the fabricated from impressive management, cutting edge financing, artistic partnerships and a layout for the a while. It has helped outline and form a critical enterprise district, whereas at the same time influencing the improvement of a whole park method. It has develop into a landmark and a resource of delight and id for the complete neighborhood.
There are only a few rising, suburban towns that experience had the foresight to obtain and boost a signature city park inside of their downtown core.
This booklet describes how this park used to be bought, designed and built over a interval of thirty 5 years and why this was once any such enormous success for either the town of Bellevue and the city park move in the United States.
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A Miracle in Downtown Bellevue: The story of the Bellevue Downtown Park by Lee Springgate