Rural and Town Planning-Riverside

Riverside, Nanaimo, B.C.

While with Paul Merrick Architects Ltd
Role: Project and Design Architect

Masterplanned for the Inuvialuit Development Corporation this model township is situated on 800 acres near Nanaimo, BC and was planned for 5,000 residents with full municipal and private support facilities and infrastructure such as schools and fire hall, including private and public amenities. The rolling hill terrain permitted a number of varied sustainable development typologies and enclaves of clustered and stepped housing with a full service town centre as the village core.