Project ECO Bucharest, started as an initiative of the team of experts in urban development and architects Space Syntax Romania, he proposes a "backbone " eco town development through innovative rehabilitation of an area of 1,000 acres along the Dâmboviţas axis starting at Mill Lake to Văcăreşti Natural Park.
Green Dâmboviţa will serve to improve the micro – climate in the central area of Bucharest and coagulate at the same time a major public space can become an engine of development and investment, "said architect Theodore Frolu representative Ivan Patzaichin Association – Mila 23 .
The project is designed in three main ways. The first aims to regenerate the purpose to recover and exploit the public and environment of the Dâmboviţa River. The second part is focused on social and economic revitalization through the existing potential type Tehnopol – Platform Polytechnic, research institutes, Botanical Gardens, Parliament House. The last component of a comprehensive approach represents a cultural activation by proposing international brand value.
Dâmboviţa sewer must become a brand that is currently Bucharest's future, "said Frolu.
Prone to Ivan Patzaichin Association initiative, Space Syntax Romania with Apa Nova Bucharest and Hall, conducted a planning section between Union Square and the National Library. it is a center of Romania promoting ecotourism destinations.
It is an old dream of mine. 23 years ago we organized a kayaking competition and I was surprised by the large number of spectators. I realized that Dâmboviţa can become an attraction. It took a year and a half before we were able to bring to the same table all 7 institutions in charge of this part of the Dâmboviţa "said Ivan Patzaichin.
The project includes a series of pavilions type stairs on the north bank of the Dâmboviţa and replacing the existing grade with a concrete parapet, which were mounted wooden benches and green space waterside replanting. In the green space adjacent to its proposed crossing of paths linking the two sidewalks. The arrangement is complemented by a system of lighting.
Every year we want to bring in the National Library Dâmboviţei the floating zone that suggest the ecotourism destinations of the country, "said Frolu.