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News Madrid's new river projects

Madrid Río is a project whose audacity and scale, following the urban renewal successes of Barcelona, Spain’s civic trendsetter, can bring to a New Yorker’s mind the legacy of the street-grid plan, which this year celebrates its 200th anniversary. That’s because the park belongs to a larger transformation that includes the construction of dozens of new metro and light-rail stations that link far-flung, disconnected and often poor districts on Madrid’s outskirts to downtown.

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News type Inbrief
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Source of information Revolve Magazine
Geographical coverage Spain
News date 27/12/2011
Working language(s) ENGLISH