Summary: Competition is searching for a development concept of Tarkhanovo park in Yoshkar-Ola. The concept should include landscape, urban development, planning, volume-space and architectural solutions for the Competition Territory and correspond to the Competition Technical Requirements. The competition territory is Tarkhanovo park, divided into two parts by Shoya river, that amounts to 12.18 hectares.

Description: The competition area – Tarkhanovo eco-park in Tarkhanovo microdistrict, Yoshkar-Ola, Mari El Republic, Russia. The official name in the Soviet period – “Park named after the Young Communist League 50-th anniversary”. The Park is located at the north-west of Yoshkar-Ola and limited by Rechnaya, Sportivnaya, Druzhby, and Transportnaya streets. The park is divided into two parts by the Shoya river. The competition territory amounts to 12.18 hectares.

Yoshkar-Ola Young Communist League committee put forward the idea to turn the area into park. In 1968, the park got its official name: “Park named after the Young Communist League 50-th anniversary”, but now the public knows it as Tarkhanovo Park or Tarkhanovsky Park.

For the last 40 years, the park landscape and natural ecosystem of the designed area developed without any control. At present, the park territory is a soccer field for people to play and a residual green zone. The competition participants should think over landscape solutions for the whole area of the park.

Read more on the competition website, here!

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