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July 1, 2014

Roslyn 2014 – Kick-Off Event

SPRING 2014 KICK-OFF EVENT At the kick-off event, we heard from several members of the community about the unique history, character and potential of Roslyn. One long-time resident of Roslyn described how coal miners would bring their lunch and drinking water into the mines in a bucket, like the one he shows here.


Roslyn 2014 – Community Kitchen

COMMUNITY KITCHEN A community and commercial culinary incubator would allow start-up companies and gastronomic entrepreneurs to make small artisan batches in a commercially-certified kitchen, while also providing an education and community food center.  Roslyn’s cold winters are ideal for preserving summer’s produce, and strong traditions of canning, drying, and pickling are woven throughout Roslyn’s history….


Roslyn 2014 – Community Kitchen

COMMUNITY KITCHEN


Roslyn 2014 – Kanyer Dairy

KANYER DAIRY The former Kanyer Dairy site is ripe with opportunity for community-supported agriculture. This project seeks to reunite Roslyn with its agricultural roots and use community food traditions to foster profitable agricultural development. Using existing buildings and open areas, this project also proposes new introductions to the site, including a greenhouse for horticulture and…


Roslyn 2014 – Kanyer Dairy

KANYER DAIRY


Roslyn 2014 – Pioneer Park

PIONEER PARK Pioneer Park has great baseball history, a pastime that brought the community together and provided entertainment for all. This proposal restores a baseball park that contains the elements of a historic field, expressing the history of its past glory days. A plaza space near the tennis court will provide an excellent location for…


Roslyn 2014 – Pioneer Park cont…

PIONEER PARK cont… The new layout of Pioneer Park would create three areas of community interaction. These include a new baseball field, a community picnic area, and an activities area.


Roslyn 2014 – Pioneer Park cont…

PIONEER PARK


Roslyn 2014 – Brick Yard

BRICK YARD The vacant lot between the historic Brick Tavern and the Pioneer Restaurant offers a unique opportunity for vibrant, flexible community gathering space in the heart of downtown Roslyn. Proposed interventions include a large flat lawn, a small grassy berm, and a community stage. These are welcoming places for social interaction, play areas for…


Roslyn 2014 – Brick Yard

BRICK YARD


Roslyn 2014 – Brick Yard

Brick Yard In mid-May, work began on a new park at the Brick Yard site, inspired by these designs. The park opened during the weekend of July 19-20, during Roslyn’s First Annual Art Festival.