Melvin Flor Nabong


At the onset of the Covid-19 pandemic, people were forced to adjust to the strict boundaries of the new normal. Among the virtues that were forged during this troubling times is discipline and this must be sustained if we are to coexist with viruses like this.

This virtue drives the design of this public space, a city block that is pedestrianized to give priority to cyclist and pedestrian users alike. One directional paths are proposed for both cyclist and pedestrians and are refined by plants that serve as bio filters. the design is derived from the following concepts: accessibility, versatility and durability

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Melvin Flor Nabong


Melvin is a practicing registered landscape architect in the Philippines with over 9 years of professional experience. He is currently focus in designing local civic spaces for different municipalities in the country. His professional practice exposed him to a wide range of landscape projects in China, Australia and Philippines.

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