Portland, OR, September 19, 2009 --(PR.com
)-- Juliana Lukasik, Principal/Director at @Large Films recently spoke at the East Burnside Couch Couplet Groundbreaking Ceremony. @Large Films Inc. is an award-winning commercial film and video production company and home to one of the region’s largest indoor studios.
The groundbreaking celebration marked the commencement of construction on the East Burnside Couch Couplet that will extend from NE 3rd Avenue to NE 14th Avenue. The goals of the project are to enhance traffic flow, promote pedestrian safety, and serve as a catalyst for business growth and development. It also provides critical infrastructure improvement for the Burnside Bridgehead project. This even was an opportunity to thank community stakeholders for their input and guidance throughout the planning process.
Juliana Lukasik is a board member of the CEIC (Central Eastside Industrial Council) and served on the East Burnside Couch Design Advisory Committee. As an area business owner, Juliana knew it was crucial to be involved in the program, which has a huge impact on the neighborhood. “This will be a very dramatic change to the Eastside streetscape. I am very excited about the improvements for pedestrians as well as the opportunity for positive development in the area,” Lukasik said.
Other speakers at the ceremony were Portland Mayor Sam Adams, Susan Keil, Director for the Portland Bureau of Transportation, Bruce Warner, Portland Development Commission Executive Director, Susan Lindsay from the Buckman Neighborhood Association, and Tim Holms, current Past President of the CEIC.
About @Large Films: Helmed by Juliana Lukasik, @Large Films is a national full-service commercial film and video production company that specializes in branding, public service announcements, message marketing, and corporate communications. Staffed by a team of industry experts, @Large Films has a reputation for creating stylish, visionary, and artistic work that develops concepts from imagination into reality.