Project Profile:

Boise State University, Student Recreation Center

Project Summary

The designer for this project chose to eliminate the traffic on Vermont Street by closing it off and creating a pedestrian mall in front of the new Student Recreation Center. This also added more green space to the campus while maintaining emergency access by using Grasspave2.

Address

Boise State University Student Recreation Center

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Designer

Boise State University

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Project Gallery

Grass Paving was installed in the emergency access and pedestrian areas at Boise State University Student Recreation Center, Boise, Idaho, using Grasspave2.
Boise State University Student Recreation Center at the corner of S. Michigan Avenue and University Street. Grasspave2 installation is at the back of this building on the left.
Porous-Grass Pavement was installed in the emergency access and pedestrian areas at Boise State University, Student Recreation Center, Boise, Idaho, using Grasspave2.
Grasspave2 is used in a small strip next to the sidewalk from the right side of the photo to the left and continuing for a full block. Vermont Street has been closed off and made into a pedestrian plaza in front of this new facility.
A Reinforced-Grass Fire Lane was installed in the emergency access and pedestrian areas at Boise State University, Student Recreation Center, Boise, Idaho, using Grasspave2.
This is a better view of the Grasspave2 strip next to the sidewalk that is used to maintain a fire lane when Vermont Street was closed for an entire block.
Permeable Pavers were installed in the emergency access and pedestrian areas at Boise State University, Student Recreation Center, Boise, Idaho, using Grasspave2.
Looking back across the Grasspave2 fire lane toward University Street where there is a fire hydrant on the right.
Pervious-Grass Paving was installed in the emergency access and pedestrian areas at Boise State University, Student Recreation Center, Boise, Idaho, using Grasspave2.
This is the opposite end of Vermont Street closure where Grasspave2 was used for lane widening.