LDA and Hargeaves Selected to Design 2012 Olympic Parks

Meanwhile, in another part of England, the decision has come down on who will be awarded the contract to design the landscapes for the 2012 Olympics. The winner is LDA Design, who, along with Hargreaves Associates, will start up next year in taking on building all the public spaces and parks, places that not only have to be finished and ready to impress three and a half years from now, but will stick around long after for the good of London. How’s that for a pretty good, high-profile gig? Here’s a bit: