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Yilin Li Portfolio Urban Planning


Urban Planning Portfolio Presented by Yilin Li From 2010 Fall to 2011 Fall School of Planning College of Design, Architecture, Art and Planning


Table of Contents Resume

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Pleasant Ridge Triangle Master Plan

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Phase 1 Development Phase 2 Development Main Features 7

Site Analysis of Devou Park

Site Analysis Street Layout Conceptual Housing Layout

Ludlow Neighborhood Study

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GIS Information 3D Existiing Buildings 3D Proposed Buildings

Sketches

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Hand Drawings Digital Drawings PROJECT TITLE

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Yilin Li

li2yl@mail.uc.edu

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Activities & Honors

2001-2010: Guangdong Experimental High School GPA: 4.0/4.0 2010-2015: College of Design, Architecture, Art and Planning. University of Cincinnati GPA: 3.7/4.0 Relevant Coursework: Perspective, Section and Site Plan drawing, Neighborhood Analysis, Site Planning, GIS Mapping and Land Use Controls

Recieve: University Global Scholarship, $12,000 per year Dean’s list from Fall 2010 till present, Thomas and Susan Wagner Scholarship 2011 School of Planning Scholarship 2011

Skills Foreign Language: Native Chinese speaker, Native Cantonese speaker, Excellent English speaker Software Skills: ArcGIS, Google Sketchup, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Acrobat, Microsoft Office, CorelDraw, Prezi Drawing Skills: Seven years of professional fine arts drawing training, Two years of professional digital drawing training

Involved Organizations & Programs: Member of University Honors Program; Member of Alpha Lambda Delta Honor Sociaety; Member of American Planning Association; Instructor of Asian Volunteer Organization of University of Cincinnati Hobbies: Drawing, Reading, Travelling to ancient ruins, Tasting different types of food around the world, Designing builidngs.

Experience Intern in: Guangzhou Echom Sciences &Technology CO.LTD Involved Projects: Company Identification of Wei Chom Technology Firm, Bathroom Interior Pieces Design, LED Lamp Design Startding Date: June.18.2011 Ending Date: July.20.2011

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Pleasant Ridge Triangle

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Master Plan

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1.Demolished building with green roof 2.Mixed-use building 3.Mixed-use building with green roof 4.water feature 5.Sitting area 6.Wooden ground cover for people to sit during winter time 7.Big shopping mall 8.Rise-uped building 9.New right-turn lane 10.Parking garage with green roof 11.Vegetation 12.Green Space

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Site Area: 5 acresGreen Space: 2.75 acres

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Phase 1 Design Principles - Create pedestrian-walking pathways within the triangle. - Create greenery pavement in the triangle. - Recreate a more convenient drivethrough for PNC Bank. 8 1

- Reduce parking space and insert pedestrian pathway in the triangle.

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- Increase the amount of trees. 4

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- Create more wooden pavement for pedestrian to use in winter.

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Phase 2 Design Principles - Create more greenery pavement in the triangle to be more inviting. - Increase sitting areas and main attraction within the triangle. - Improve the building shape to be more environmental-friendly.v - Create driveway entrance into the triangle from Ridge to Parkview. - Create more wooden pavement to tmprove the winter image. - Create mixed-use buildings to increase the density of the triangle. - Energy saving. - Right-turn lane.

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Over Ground Tunnel

Main Feature - Provide the entrance to the triangle from Ridge Avenue. - Improve accessibility from Ridge to Montgomery. -Cover the driveway with roof to create a more cohesive image of the triangle. - Create a new gateway of the triangle.

Mix-used Garage Toyota Designed

-Mixed-use parking garage structure with first floor commercial uses and upper three floors garage use. - Replace the existing parking lot. - Provide more visible parking spaces for vistors.

Garage in Miami

- Create a new landmark building structure in Pleasant Ridge.

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Devou Park

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Site Analysis Devou Park Vegetation

Devou Park is heavily vegetated and has a lot of greenery, especially on the west side. It also has a lot of steep slopes that can be hardly built on. Most of the potential sites for development will be on the east side. The park has a circulation system can be divided into 4 catagories, which is High Way, Main Road, Collective Road and Residential Road.

Devou Park Topography

Existing Roads Residential Road

Main Road

High Way

Collective Road

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Street Layout

Circulation System Design

Design Priciples: 1 Follow the topography 2 Reduce Curbcuts on main roads 3 Coorperate with the existing road

Major Road

Collector Street

Residential Road

Sub-collector Street

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Large Family Housing

Small Family Housing

Town House

Conceptual Housing Plan Design Principles 1 Streets of Mixed Apartments as connection through the park 2 Spread Out different types of housing development patterns around the main attraction: Prisoner’s Lake 3 View Oriented Development Patterns and floow the topography

Location

Public Open Space

Mixe-Used Apartment

Medium Family Housing

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Conceptual Housing Plan Neighborhood Detail Layout

1 Contains 5 small family houses and a semi private open space 2 Connected to main commercial area by walking paths 3 Protect neighborhoo’s privacy from the main commercial district

Open Space

Community Center

1 Lake front commercial open area by Prisoner’s lake

1 Semi-public open space surrounded by large family housing

2 Connect to the main commercial street by walking paths and biking trails

2 Will be also shared small single family housing

3 Provide entertainment use

3 Can be accessed by vistors by walking paths connected to Montague Road 4 Stairs will be built to interact with the topography

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Open Space

Town House

Conceptual Housing Plan

Medium Family Housing

3-Stories Apartments

3D Site Plan

Large Family Housing

Street of Mix-Used Apartments

Large Family Housing

Small Family Housing

Mix-Used Apartment

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Ludlow Neighborhood

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GIS Information Ludlow avenue is located in Hamilton County Hamilton County, Ohio in the Cincinnati Area. It ‘s by I-71 and Clifton Avenue. 3,000sqft prime, high traffic, retail location situated on the street adjacent to corner w/ light (Clifton skyline chili). of Cincinnati Very busy intersection of Clif- City Context Map ton Ave. and Ludlow. Less then a block from The Esquire Movie Theater and many other Clifton hot spots. The neighborhood has a very good population density. Landuse Map

Base Map Ludlow

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3D Existing Buildings Setreet Section View

Ludlow is a healthy and stable neighborhood with mostly mixed used buildings. Most of them are single family rental units. It also have servaral commercial buildings and public recreation buildings, but they are rare. The neighborhood is a very popular place for the young population to hang-out. People are deeply involved in this community. It is a very vibrant and active community

3D model of the Street

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3D Proposed Buildings

Problem: Vacant Parking Lot A multi-story public recreational building will be built at the site of the vacant parking lot and two stories of garage space will be provided for parking.

Section View

Problem: Too Small Library Another Story will be added to the existing library structure to provide more computer devices for vistors to use. It can also be arranged as small classrooms.

Parking Garage 3D Parking Garage Plan

Existion Condition

Advanced Condition

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Sketches

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Sketches

Drawing From Photograph Residential Houses

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Two Point Perspective

Sketches Free-Hand Building Drawing

Site Plan

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Hand Drawings

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Drawings of a Dove in SIn City Theme

Digital Drawings Drawings of Cell Phone

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Acknowlegement Ludlow Neighborhood: Grouped with Yuchen Ma Devou Park: Grouped with Yue Yan Cover Page Image: Grouped with Zi Kong GIS Sources: CAGIS PROJECT TITLE

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