Inspiring great place-making
Could you help shape the future of Bristol city centre?
Bristol City Council has set out a vision for Bristol city centre which rebalances the public realm in favour of the pedestrian and is inviting your comments.…Continue
Added by Andy Gibbins on March 29, 2012 at 16:30 — No Comments
The Institute for Transportation and Devlopment Policy have just published a new report on removing highways - http://www.itdp.org/library/publications/the-life-and-death-of-urban-highways/…
Added by Stephen Hewitt on March 29, 2012 at 12:12 — No Comments
Two major consultations are currently taking place on planning documents that will help to shape the future of development in Bristol until 2026.
The Site Allocations and Development Management Preferred Approach document identifies our preferred approach to allocating sites across Bristol that could potentially be developed to provide new homes, jobs, shops and community uses; safeguarding sites for important…Continue
Added by Bristol Local Plan on March 28, 2012 at 15:51 — No Comments
The Landscape Institute have published an important new guide illustrating the profession of landscape architecture, what makes great places, and the services that landscape professionals can offer to prospective clients. Download a copy here:…Continue
Added by Richard Goldthorpe on March 28, 2012 at 14:00 — No Comments
We held a very successful event in partnership with the University of Bristol at Hillfields library on Saturday.
This was the first of six roadshows that the university are running between now and the end of June with the aim of driving material to Know Your Place and wider particiaption in heritage across the city.
During Saturday local residents brought in old photographs and personal archives so that they could be photographed and added to Know Your Place. Oral histories…Continue
Added by Peter Insole on March 27, 2012 at 10:41 — No Comments
A really interesting place making comment article setting out some underlying principles which could probably be applied to many public realm spaces - bridges or otherwise. See what you…Continue
Added by Richard Goldthorpe on March 16, 2012 at 10:12 — No Comments
Welcome to the March 2012 edition of Bristol City Council's Development Services e-bulletin produced by the Development Management and Building Regulations & Standards services
Added by Development Services on March 6, 2012 at 11:29 — No Comments
http://www.bristol.gov.uk/press/environment/catching-rays-bristols-roofs Bristol residents can now estimate whether their house is suitable for solar panels at the click of a button.
The city council has…Continue
Added by Julie Witham on March 2, 2012 at 11:57 — No Comments