Inspiring great place-making
The Our Place community character mapping project has been continuing. The latest Our Place workshops included Our Place Oldbury Court where we adapted the urban neighbourhood notation methofdology to take into account historic landscape features.
As with some of the previous Our Place activities we started with a mappign workshop with a local Primary School, in this case Frome Vale Academy (formerly Oldbury Court Primary). This was followed by a Saturday morning workshop with a small…Continue
Added by Peter Insole on July 25, 2013 at 11:05 — No Comments
Bristol based sustainability charity,The Centre for Sustainable Energy, is wanting to hear your views. We have also developed free guidance resources for communities wishing to consider sustainable energy within their neighbourhood plan.
If you have experience or interest in neighbourhood planning and/or sustainability, please do send us your views: https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/78LKDPV
Added by Kieran Highman on July 24, 2013 at 11:31 — No Comments
Just discovered this great resource. Copenhagen, Amsterdam, Portland, Bogotoa, New York - but so far nothing from Bristol
Streetfilms www.streetfilms.org are an easy and fun way to show how livable streets best practices from around the world can create better places to work, live and play.
Streetfilms produces short films showing how smart transportation design and policy can result in better places to live, work and…Continue
Added by Stephen Hewitt on July 17, 2013 at 11:37 — No Comments
Is Your City Getting in the Way of Your Social Life?
Emily Badger - Apr 23, 2013
Within cities, we spend a lot of time thinking about the access of people to places: to good schools, to supermarkets, to parks, to job centres and transit stops.…Continue
Added by Stephen Hewitt on July 15, 2013 at 19:03 — No Comments
See some of the new Bristol Meadows in full flower.…Continue
Do you want to have your artwork exhibited at Creative Common alongside artisits such as Inkie, Cheba, Ged Palmer, 45RPM and Colourym whilst getting paid £100 for your art and time?
We’re offering 9 budding Bristol based creatives the opportunity to redesign, pull apart and reconfigure a single letter from the Creative Common name, and become part of a huge display of Bristol’s best artists. We’re looking for people who can transform type, reimagine letters and produce…Continue
Added by Creative Common on July 4, 2013 at 15:34 — No Comments
Welcome to the July 2013 edition of Bristol City Council’s Development Services E-Bulletin
Added by BC on July 4, 2013 at 12:36 — No Comments