2010 Great Public Spaces Media Coverage
Charles W. Ireland Sculpture Garden • Birmingham, Alabama
"It's a space that can be meditative and a space that can be highly charged and social," said BMA Executive Director Gail Andrews on Tuesday. "To be recognized nationally is very meaningful for us."
Ferry Building • San Francisco, California
Plaza Real • Boca Raton, Florida
"We're honored to be recognized by the APA as a Great Public Space," said Mayor Susan Whelchel. "Plaza Real is one of the jewels of Boca Raton and an enduring example of how the public and the private sectors can partner to create and sustain remarkable places."
Fountain Square • Bowling Green, Kentucky
"Once again Bowling Green is in the national spotlight for the great things going on in our community," said Bowling Green Mayor Elaine Walker.
Campus Martius Park • Detroit, Michigan
Bryant Park • New York, New York
Rittenhouse Square • Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Main Plaza • San Antonio, Texas
San Antonio Mayor Julián Castro, County Judge Nelson Wolff and former Mayor Phil Hardberger were on hand Thursday in the plaza to help celebrate the award.