Case
Study

73

Points
Project Name
Jack London Gateway Phase 2
Address
989 Brush St, Oakland, CA
Project Owner/Developer
East Bay Asian Local Development Corporation
ReScape Rater
Cynthia Greenberg
Year Completed
2009
Landscape Size
39,350 sq ft
Grounds Open To Public?
Some
ReScape Rated Landscape Score
73 points
ReScape Landscape Highlights
  • An onsite composting area is provided for the building residents to compost green waste from their vegetable garden plots on site
  • Boulders, large native shrubs and a water feature on site promote wildlife habitat
  • Synthetic chemical pre-emergents were prohibited
  • 90% of the plants require occasional little to no summer water
  • 36 distinct species were planted to increase diversity