Author: Chip Akridge
Articles by Chip Akridge
- A Blueprint for the National Mall
Published on October 01, 2010 in Planning & Design
A debate is taking place right now on how best to protect and preserve one of America’s national treasures, the National Mall, and ensure that it remains what Pierre L’Enfant first imagined it to be—an open space featuring statues and memorials to honor worthy citizens. Should we revisit the 1901 McMillan Plan or begin anew?