Inspiring great place-making
The Chancellor's Autumn Statement confirms two major infrastructure projects for Bristol.
This screengrab is from page 33 of the statement which can be accessed here:
Added by Nat Roberton on November 29, 2011 at 16:37 — No Comments
Community members in Greater Bedminster spent saturday mapping character in Southville - part of a wider project in the area to define the unique characteristics of 8 different areas in Bedminster and to contribute to the City's review of Conservation Areas in the ward. Hopefully the start of comprehensive and diverse evidence base mapping the unique character of Bemmie!…Continue
Added by Katie Lea on November 28, 2011 at 21:18 — No Comments
Added by Development Services on November 28, 2011 at 15:54 — No Comments
This copy of a post from my personal blog tells you where I'm coming from on design issues and the kind of principles I'd like to see enacted in Bristol - and eslewhere for that matter.Continue
Added by Glenn Vowles on November 24, 2011 at 15:12 — No Comments
We're carrying out a series of consultation events starting this week to explore the potential for new housing development on the site of the former New Fosseway School. We want to hear local people's views about the site and it's surroundings, any concerns you may have and not at least how you think new housing…Continue
Added by City Design Group on November 22, 2011 at 17:33 — No Comments
On Monday 10th October around 200 people attended a workshop to develop a shared vision for the Temple Quarter. A summary of the material produced can be found by following the link. http://bristolgreencapital.org/latest/2011/11/718/…Continue
Added by City Design Group on November 14, 2011 at 15:00 — No Comments
Bristol Urban Design Forum: Call for New Members
The BUDF is seeking to expand its membership to strengthen its capabilities to offer positive design advice to Bristol City Council. It is seeking articulate individuals who have professional qualifications or significant experience in the design and development field, and who are committed to improving the standards of design and development within the City of Bristol.
The main function of the…Continue
Added by John Punter on November 9, 2011 at 21:48 — No Comments
Interesting blog piece about Starchitecture v Placemaking.
Are they mutually exclusive? Does it have to be one or the other?
See what you think........What Makes a Building Ugly?
Added by Richard Goldthorpe on November 1, 2011 at 11:30 — No Comments