PROJECT 1: Taxi rank

Design approach

The landscape design of the Taxi Rank is robust and low maintenance and allow for adequate space for pedestrian movement. At the entrance to the Taxi Rank, a grid of Celtis trees provides a shaded environment for trading. The design elements of this landscape will blend in with the surrounding Walter Sisulu Square of Dedication Precinct development which will comprise of loose packed stone and groups of indigenous trees.


Elements of design

Paving Grey interlocking pavers
Stone packing Large grey stone packing edged with concrete kerbing
Trees Celtis sinensis
Programme Completion: 10 August 2004
Estimated Landscape Budget