D.W. Brooks Mall is replacing D.W. Brooks Drive, a former vehicular roadway in the center of UGA's south campus. Previously characterized by exhaust fumes and heavy vehicular congestion, the Mall now provides a safe and pleasant greenspace for students, faculty, staff and visitors.
DW Brooks Mall
Sustainable Design Features:
Elimination of impervious roadway and parking areas
Increased stormwater infiltration and improved water quality
Reduced urban heat island effect and improved urban forest
Native landscaping and efficient irrigation
Improved quality of life for south campus community