TYPOLOGY: Proposal | Landscape | Large size project
DIMENSIONS: 64 km
CLIENT: Policreo, Società di progettazione S.r.l.
CONCEPT: Developed on behalf of Policreo S.r.l., this plan establishes best environmental practices for introducing new infrastructure into an ecologically sensitive region. The new Regional Cispadana Highway (64 km) passes through the provinces of Reggio Emilia, Modena and Ferrara, connecting the Tirrenic and Adriatic seas. This plan lessens the environmental impact of new construction’s on the culturally essential region of Italy. The three-part plan comprises environmental protection, territorial promotion, and naturalistic infrastructure. Strategic forestation areas (210 ha), 23 km of acoustic barriers, 8 biofiltration pools, one community park, and 65 km of bicycle paths are specified for the region.