If Pioneer Courthouse Square is Portland’s living room, Director Park is its salon. The European-style piazza built on a half-acre former parking lot is a magnet for chess, conversation and people watching. (KPFF + ZGF Project)
Curbless festival streets allow the plaza to extend from building front to building front for events.
Stormwater planters treat runoff from the glass canopy.
Stormwater from the curbless streets flow into terraced stormwater planters, where it is filtered.
Interactive fountain treats and reuses water.